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Pope calls Pakistan church attack act of hate, war

Pope calls Pakistan church attack act of hate, war

Sep 22, – Pope Francis has led several thousand people in a special prayer for the victims of the church attack in Pakistan. Francis was wrapping up a daylong visit to Sardinia on Sunday when he took the microphone and told throngs of young people about the scale of the attack in Peshawar. He said […]

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Iraq officials say suicide attack kills 16

Iraq officials say suicide attack kills 16

Sep 22, – Iraqi authorities say a suicide attacker killed 16 people and wounded 35 others at a Sunni funeral in Baghdad. Police officials said the Sunday evening attack took place when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive belt inside a tent where a Sunni funeral was being held in Baghdad’s southern neighborhood of Dora. […]

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Deadly suicide bombing kills Afghan official in Pakistan

Deadly suicide bombing kills Afghan official in Pakistan

April 29, AP – The attacker was riding a motorcycle Monday when he detonated his explosives near a passing police van in the city of Peshawar, police chief Liaqat Ali Khan told the Associated Press news agency. A suicide bomber in the northwest Pakistan has killed several people, including an Afghan official, authorities have said. […]

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