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At least 20 dead after blast at vegetable market in Pakistan

At least 20 dead after blast at vegetable market in Pakistan

A bomb exploded at a market in a mainly Shiite area of Pakistan’s northwestern tribal belt on Saturday, killing at least 20 people and wounding 40 others, officials said. The bomb detonated in a crowded vegetable market in Parachinar city, the capital of Kurram tribal district on the Afghan border. “20 people have been martyred […]

January 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Multiple bomb blasts in Syrian cities kill at least 38

Multiple bomb blasts in Syrian cities kill at least 38

Sep 05, –  The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group, which maintains a network of contacts inside the country, put the toll at 47 dead. Conflicting casualty figures are common in the Syria war. At least 38 people were killed in a string of bombings inside government territory in Syria, state media reported […]

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Three killed, 40 wounded in car bomb near Turkish police station

Three killed, 40 wounded in car bomb near Turkish police station

Aug 18, – Police and ambulances were seen rushing in, according to another broadcaster, the privately owned Dogan news agency. Three people were killed and 40 were wounded when a car bomb exploded near a police station in Turkey’s eastern province of Van near the Iranian border on Wednesday, state broadcaster TRT said, citing the […]

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Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

May 15, – It was the second attack in days claimed by IS in the city of 200,000 people that was recaptured by government forces from the rival jihadists of Al-Qaeda with US backing. A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group and a second attack killed 37 police Sunday in the Yemeni port […]

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Iraq- Attacks kill 24, corpses shot in head found

Iraq- Attacks kill 24, corpses shot in head found

Nov 27, – Officers found eight corpses dumped in farmland in the Sunni-dominated Arab Jabour district, a police officer said. All of the dead, men believed to be between the ages of 25 to 35, suffered gunshot to their heads, he said. Police around Iraq’s capital found the corpses of 13 men Wednesday with gunshot […]

November 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Bomb kills 2 in Pakistan anti-polio drive

Bomb kills 2 in Pakistan anti-polio drive

Oct 07, –   The attack was the latest incident of violence against the government- and U.N.-backed effort to eradicate polio from Pakistan. The bomb killed a police officer and a member of a volunteer peace committee, said senior superintendent of police operations for Peshawar district, Najeeb ur-Rehman. Police initially reported that six people died […]

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Car bomb kills 37 in northwest Pakistan

Car bomb kills 37 in northwest Pakistan

Sep 29, – The latest explosion appeared to have been a bomb planted in a parked car and detonated by remote control, said police officer Zahid Khan. It went off in a crowded market that is the city’s oldest bazaar near a mosque and a police station, officials said. A car bomb exploded on a […]

September 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pakistani Christians protest deadly church bombing

Pakistani Christians protest deadly church bombing

Sep 23, – Angry Pakistani Christians on Monday denounced the deadliest attack ever in this country against members of their faith as the death toll from the church bombings climbed overnight to 81. A pair of suicide bombers blew themselves up amid hundreds of worshippers outside a historic church in northwestern Pakistan. The attack on […]

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