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Lebanon Fears New Terror Wave After Multiple Suicide Attack

BEIRUT, June 28 – The Lebanese government warned on Tuesday of a heightened terrorist threat after eight suicide bombers targeted a Christian village at the border with Syria, the latest spillover of its conflict into Lebanon. The village of Qaa was targeted on Monday in two waves of suicide attacks that killed five people. The

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Suicide Bomber Kills 8, Wounds Senior Army Commander in Yemen Attack

By Mohammed Mukhashaf ADEN, May 12 – A suicide bomber killed eight people and wounded a senior army commander in an attack on his convoy in eastern Yemen on Wednesday, President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi’s state-run news agency reported. No one claimed responsibility for the attack, which appeared to resemble recent bombings carried out by Daesh or Al Qaeda

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Jakarta Attack Highlights Jostle to Lead Daesh in SE Asia

By Randy Fabi JAKARTA, Jan 17 – Last week’s attack on Jakarta showed for the first time that Daesh violence has arrived in Indonesia, but security experts believe the radical group’s footprint is still light here because militants are jostling to be its regional leader. Police have identified Bahrun Naim, an Indonesian based in Syria,

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Istanbul Bomber Registered in Turkey But Not on Wanted List

By Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL, Jan 13 – A suicide bomber who killed himself and 10 tourists, most of them German, in Istanbul’s historic heart had registered with Turkish immigration authorities but was not on any list of known militant suspects, Turkey’s interior minister said on Wednesday. The bomber, a Daesh member

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Blast at Government Office in Pakistan Kills 21

By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Dec 29 – A suicide bomber attacked a government office in Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least 21 people and wounding more than 70, officials said. A Pakistani Taliban faction claimed responsibility for the attack on a branch of the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra), which issues government ID

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One Killed, 13 Wounded in Kabul Suicide Attack

KABUL, Dec 28 – A suicide bomber killed at least one person and wounded 13 in an attack on a road near Kabul airport, officials in the Afghan capital said on Monday, barely two weeks after a major Taliban assault in the city. A police officer at the scene said the suicide bomber walked up

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