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Islamic State claims Brussels attacks that kill at least 30

Islamic State claims Brussels attacks that kill at least 30

Mar 22, – The Amaq agency said suicide bombers from the group, strapped into explosive belts, had staged both attacks. Belgian media said police were hunting one attacker who had survived. Islamic State claimed responsibility for attacks on Brussels airport and a rush-hour metro train in the Belgian capital on Tuesday which killed at least […]

March 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
European Union blasts Greece over migrant crisis

European Union blasts Greece over migrant crisis

Jan 28, – The criticism came ahead of a Swedish announcement that it intends to expel up to 80,000 migrants who arrived in 2015 and whose application for asylum has been rejected. The European Union blasted Athens for its handling of the migrant crisis, saying it had “seriously neglected” its duty to protect the bloc’s […]

January 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
France, India to strengthen counter-terror cooperation

France, India to strengthen counter-terror cooperation

Jan 25, – Hollande said he and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had agreed to step up cooperation on counter-terrorism after deadly attacks on Paris in November that recalled the 2008 assault on Mumbai. French President Francois Hollande vowed Monday not to weaken his resolve against terrorism as he held talks with India’s leader on […]

January 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Blasts- gunfight in Indonesian capital, at least six dead

Blasts- gunfight in Indonesian capital, at least six dead

Jan 14, – Media said six bombs went off and a Reuters witness saw police exchanging fire with gunmen. Several hours after the attacks began, the witness heard more gunfire and at least one more explosion. Militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the center of the Indonesian capital on Thursday, killing at least […]

January 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Paris attacks ‘mastermind’ killed in police raid

Paris attacks ‘mastermind’ killed in police raid

Nov 19, – Abdelhamid Abaaoud was killed in Wednesday’s assault by elite police units on an apartment in northern Paris, which left at least two people dead. The Islamic State jihadist suspected of masterminding the Paris attacks was killed during a major police raid, prosecutors confirmed Thursday, as French lawmakers voted to extend a state […]

November 19, 2015 | By | Reply More
Migrant children, ages 3 and 5, die in Greece

Migrant children, ages 3 and 5, die in Greece

Nov 15, – Greek authorities say two young migrants, a 3-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, died in separate incidents late Friday. The latest news as hundreds of thousands make their way across Europe in search of safety and a better life. All times local. The boy died at sea when the inflatable boat carrying […]

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