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Suicide Bombers in Ambulances Kill 21 People in Iraq – Officials

TIKRIT, Iraq, Nov 6 – Suicide bombers driving ambulances packed with explosives detonated their vehicles at a checkpoint and a car park for Shi’ite pilgrims in two Iraqi cities on Sunday, killing at least 21 people and wounding dozens, officials said. The twin attacks took place in Tikrit and Samarra, as Iraqi troops and security

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Suicide Bomber kills 54 in Yemen Attack

ADEN, Yemen, Aug 29 – A suicide bomber killed at least 54 people when he drove a car bomb into a militia compound in Aden on Monday, the health ministry said, in one of the deadliest attacks claimed by Daesh in the southern Yemeni port city. The director general of Yemen’s health ministry in Aden, al-Khader

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Suicide Blast in Yemen’s Aden Kills Four

ADEN, April 12 – A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden belt near a football stadium in the southern Yemeni port city of Aden on Tuesday, killing at least four people, witnesses and a security source said. Ten people were wounded in the attack, which appeared to target young army recruits waiting for buses outside a

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Suicide Bomber Kills at Least 52, Mostly Women, Kids in Pakistan Park

By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan, March 27 – A suicide bomber killed at least 52 people, mostly women and children, at a public park in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday, government officials and police said, striking at the heart of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s political base of Punjab. The blast occurred in the

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Dozens Killed, Wounded in Afghanistan Suicide Attacks

By Mirwais Harooni KABUL, Feb 28 – A Taliban suicide bomber blew himself up near the Afghan defense ministry in Kabul on Saturday, causing heavy casualties just hours after an attack in the eastern province of Kunar killed 13 people and put prospects for new peace talks in doubt. The attack in Kabul killed 15

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Suicide Bomber in Afghan City Kills 3, Wounds 14

MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan, Feb 8 – At least three people were killed and 14 wounded on Monday when a suicide bomber attacked a bus filled with Afghan army personnel in northern Afghanistan, officials said. The blast occurred just before 8 a.m. in Dehdadi district, not far from the Balkh provincial capital of Mazar-i-Sharif, according to a

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Tunisia Forces Seize Bomb Cache, Arrest Militants

TUNIS, Nov 30 – Tunisian security forces have arrested two Islamist militants accused in last week’s bombing in Tunis and seized a cache of weapons and explosives they were planning to use for more attacks, the interior ministry said. In a late Sunday raid in Medenine in the south of the country, officials found Kalashnikov

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Daesh Claims Suicide Attack on Tunisian Bus That Killed 13

TUNIS Nov 25 – At least 13 people were killed in Tuesday’s apparent suicide bombing of a Tunisian presidential guard bus in central Tunis, prompting the government to declare a state of emergency and tighten security around the capital. Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack, an official statement from the group said. Shortly after the

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