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8 killed as bombing targets taxi in northeastern Nigeria

8 killed as bombing targets taxi in northeastern Nigeria

Oct 12, – The National Emergency Management Agency said in a statement that 15 people had been hospitalized with injuries. An explosion targeted a passenger-filled taxi in northeastern Nigeria’s largest city on Wednesday, killing eight people in the deadliest bombing there in several months, officials said. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the blast. The […]

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Small time bomb caused Myanmar hotel blast

Small time bomb caused Myanmar hotel blast

Oct 15, – It was the most high-profile in a series of low-intensity explosions that the government alleges is an attempt to tarnish the image of the budding democracy as it emerges from decades of oppressive military rule. An explosion that injured an American guest in one of the ritziest hotels in Myanmar’s main city […]

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Kabul airport targeted in militant suicide attack

Kabul airport targeted in militant suicide attack

June 10, AP Loud explosions and bursts of small-arms fire erupted for at least two hours and were continuing, with the US embassy sounding its “duck and cover” alarm and its loudspeakers warning that the alarm was not a drill. Militants launched a suicide and grenade attack on Kabul airport early Monday, taking over a […]

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