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Pakistan says Fends Off Attack by Suicide Bombers on Military Camp

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Nov 26 – Four heavily-armed suicide bombers attacked a military facility in northwestern Pakistan on Saturday and killed two soldiers, but failed to storm a busy mosque inside, the army said. A splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan Jamaat-ur-Ahrar (TTP-JA), claimed responsibility for the attack on Ghalani Camp in Mohmand Agency

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Russian and Syrian Jets Bomb Aleppo Camp Retaken by Rebels

AMMAN, Sept 25 – Russian and Syrian forces bombed a strategic camp on the northern edge of Aleppo on Sunday after losing control of it overnight, both rebels and the Syrian army said. Rebels said the army used more powerful weapons in an attempt to recover Handarat, a Palestinian refugee camp a few kilometres north

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Lebanon’s Speaker Berri says Zahle Bomb Targeted his Amal Party

BEIRUT, Sept 5 – A blast which killed one person in Lebanon last week targeted a convoy of cars belonging to the Hezbollah-allied Amal party, parliament speaker and Amal party head Nabih Berri told al Akhbar newspaper. No group claimed responsibility for the bomb blast on a road near the city of Zahle, in Lebanon’s

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Gun, Bomb Attack on American University in Kabul Kills 12

By Mirwais Harooni and Hamid Shalizi KABUL, Aug 25 – Twelve people, including seven students, were killed in an attack on the American University in Kabul that sent hundreds of students fleeing in panic, police said early on Thursday, before the assault ended when two gunmen were shot dead. The attack began at around 6:30

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16-Year-Old Girl Charged With Planning to Bomb Schools

COPENHAGEN, March 8 – A 16-year-old Danish girl has been charged with planning a “terrorist” attack on two schools, one of them Jewish, after acquiring chemicals for bombs, police said on Tuesday. A police press release said the girl’s 24-year-old friend, who local media have said was a former fighter in Syria, had also been

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Explosion Kills Eight, Injures Dozens in Pakistan City of Quetta

QUETTA, Pakistan, Feb 6  – At least eight people were killed and more than 40 wounded in a bomb blast on Saturday in Pakistan’s western city of Quetta, hospital officials said, the latest attack in a region that will be home to the planned route of the $46 billion China-Pakistan economic corridor. The blast occurred

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Suicide bomber kills two militiamen in Yemen

Reuters 10/26/2015 ADEN, Yemen – A suspected al Qaeda suicide bomber killed two militiamen on Monday at a checkpoint in the southern Yemeni city of Aden, already beset by violence, a security source said. The bomber approached the militiamen as they were inspecting cars at a large intersection in the Mansoura district and detonated an

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