Australian counterterrorism forces detained 15 people Thursday in a series of suburban raids after receiving intelligence that the Islamic State militant group was planning public beheadings in two Australian cities to demonstrate its reach.Australia raids foil reported ISIS beheading plots
With ISIS arrests, Australians wishing they had guns
|Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)|
A not so gentle reminded that civilian arms have a place in every society. You cannot know when or where the threats will come from. Or from whom: many of those accused in the beheading plot were fellow Australian citizens, radicalized by the ISIS cause.