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More than 140 killed in air strikes on Yemen funeral- UN

More than 140 killed in air strikes on Yemen funeral- UN

Oct 09, – The coalition, which has come under increasing international scrutiny over alleged civilian deaths, denied any responsibility for the attack. More than 140 people were killed and more than 525 wounded on Saturday when air strikes hit a funeral ceremony in Yemen, a United Nations official said, with Huthi rebels blaming the attack […]

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Iraq PM sacks security chiefs as new attack kills 40

Iraq PM sacks security chiefs as new attack kills 40

July 08, – The Iraqi premier sacked three Baghdad security chiefs following a devastating bombing in the capital, his office said on Friday, hours after another attack to the north left 40 dead. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office also confirmed that he had accepted the interior minister’s resignation, which was submitted following the Sunday bombing […]

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Suspected rebels kill 8 Indian soldiers in ambush in Kashmir

Suspected rebels kill 8 Indian soldiers in ambush in Kashmir

Jun 25, – Two of the attackers were killed by soldiers who returned fire, said K.K. Sharma, a paramilitary force officer. The ambush occurred on the outskirts of Srinagar, the main city in Indian Kashmir. Suspected rebels killed at least eight Indian paramilitary soldiers and wounded another 20 in a highway ambush Saturday that was […]

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IS blasts in Syria regime heartland kill more than 148

IS blasts in Syria regime heartland kill more than 148

May 23, – Seven near-simultaneous explosions targeted bus stations, hospitals and other civilian sites in the seaside cities of Jableh and Tartus, which until now had been relatively insulated from Syria’s five-year civil war. More than 148 people were killed Monday in bombings claimed by the Islamic State group in northwestern Syria, the deadliest attacks […]

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Deadliest attacks on Sunnis kill at least 76 in Iraq

Deadliest attacks on Sunnis kill at least 76 in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — The attacks followed two days of bombings targeting Shiites, including bus stops and outdoor markets, with a total of 130 people killed since Wednesday. Scenes of bodies sprawled across a street outside a mosque and mourners killed during a funeral procession were reminiscent of some of the worst days of retaliatory warfare […]

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