Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

No Terror Plots Detected Ahead of Vice President Pence's Visit, Say Police

Duration: 08:32s - Published: < > Embed
News video: No Terror Plots Detected Ahead of Vice President Pence's Visit, Say PoliceOn Friday, April 21, NSW Police advised there was no intelligence to suggest Australia was the subject of a terror plot ahead of a visit by US Vice President Mike Pence or of Anzac Day.In a press conference, Counter Terrorism and Special Tactics Command’s assistant commissioner, Mark Murdoch, said residents could expect some delays or disruptions to their travel across Sydney during Pence’s visit, which will see him stop in Mosman, Kirribilli and the CBD. “We will have many resources deployed over the course of the vice president’s visit,” he said. “Some of our tactical people will be out and about right across the footprint of the CBD, they will be highly visible and mobile.” Clearways would be put in place from 10am on April 21 until 10am on Monday, April 24, and the public was urged to check for advice before using public transport over the weekend. Pence was scheduled to arrive on Friday night and was scheduled to meet with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Governor General, among others. Roads would be closed to make way for his motorcade. In response to questioning, Commissioner Murdoch said there was “no intelligence to indicate that there is a specific threat to Anzac Day ceremonies in Australia, or overseas for that matter, but again, like the visit of the vice president this is something that NSW Police force are very well practised at.” Credit: NSW Police Force via Storyful

0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

Recent related news

Vice President's Brother Launches Bid For U.S. House Seat

Vice President's Brother Launches Bid For U.S. House SeatGreg Pence, one of Mike Pence's older brothers, launched a campaign Wednesday for the eastern Indiana...
WorldNews - Front Page

Donald Trump 'joked that Mike Pence wants to hang all gay people'

Donald Trump 'joked that Mike Pence wants to hang all gay people'US President Donald Trump joked during the campaign that Vice President Mike Pence wants to "hang"...
New Zealand Herald - WorldAlso reported by •WorldNewsMediaite


Former Vice President Biden campaigns for Virginia Democrat

RESTON, Va. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden campaigned in Virginia for Democrat Ralph...
Seattle Times - Front Page

Trump on Pence on LGBTQ americans: 'He wants to hang them all!'

The New Yorker claims President Donald Trump once joked to a legal scholar that Vice President Mike...
USATODAY.com - US

Vice President Pence implores Koch donors for 'every ounce' of support on tax cuts

Vice president visits Koch donor conclave in New York City. The assembled donors want results on tax...
USATODAY.com - Front Page

Pakistan took key step to do more in fight against terror: US Vice President

US Vice President Mike Pence has praised Pakistan in helping secure the release of a Canadian-...
Deccan Herald - World

Pence holds economic talks with Japan ahead of Trump visit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is meeting with Japan’s deputy prime minister on...
Seattle Times - Front Page

Guardsman accused of threatening VP Pence awaiting trial

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A National Guardsman has waived his right to a preliminary hearing and is...
Seattle Times - Front Page

Greg Pence, one of Vice President’s Mike Pence’s older brothers, files document indicating run for Congress in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Greg Pence, one of Vice President’s Mike Pence’s older brothers, files...
Seattle Times - Front Page

Pence: Would be ‘wrong’ for Menendez to stay if convicted

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The vice president is weighing in on what should happen to Democratic U.S. Sen....
Seattle Times - Front Page


You Might Like

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+