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Bangladesh police kill 3, including suspect in Dhaka attack

Bangladesh police kill 3, including suspect in Dhaka attack

Aug 27, – Police sharpshooters raided a two-story house in Narayanganj district near the capital, Dhaka, after receiving a tip that Tamim Chowdhury, a Bangladeshi-born Canadian, and others were hiding there, top counterterrorism official Monirul Islam said. Police in Bangladesh killed three suspected militants Saturday, including an alleged mastermind of a major attack on a […]

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Death toll in Somalia beach restaurant attack rises to 10

Death toll in Somalia beach restaurant attack rises to 10

Aug  26, – The attackers set off a car bomb at the Banadir restaurant at the city’s Lido beach before engaging security forces in a fight for several hours. The death toll from an attack late on Thursday by Islamic militants on a seaside restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 10, police […]

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Islamist gunmen kill 17 in Somalia beach restaurant attack

Islamist gunmen kill 17 in Somalia beach restaurant attack

Jan 22, – Al Shabaab, a militant group aligned with al Qaeda, said its fighters set off two car bombs at the Beach View Cafe on Mogadishu’s popular Lido beach, and engaged in a gun battle for hours with government troops trying to flush them out. At least 17 people were killed in the Somali […]

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