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Truck rams into crowd killing at least five people in Sweden terror attack

Truck rams into crowd killing at least five people in Sweden terror attack

Five people were killed when a truck rammed into a large crowd in the shopping district of Drottninggata in the Swedish capital. Bodies were strewn across the road and a dog lay disemboweled on the pavement in the horrifying aftermath of a suspected terror attack in Stockholm today. Pictures from the scene show several bodies […]

April 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
12 killed in probable terrorist attack in Berlin Christmas market

12 killed in probable terrorist attack in Berlin Christmas market

German police said on Tuesday they were treating as “a probable terrorist attack” the killing of 12 people when a lorry ploughed through a packed Berlin Christmas market. Dozens more were wounded Monday when the truck tore through the crowd, smashing through wooden stalls and crushing victims, in scenes reminiscent of July’s deadly attack in […]

December 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Fire kills 13 after birthday cake falls to floor in French bar

Fire kills 13 after birthday cake falls to floor in French bar

Aug 06, – The fire broke out in the basement of the popular Cuba Libre bar and quickly engulfed the room where some 20 people were celebrating, filling it with thick black smoke and poisonous fumes, a Rouen police officer told Reuters. A fire swept through a bar in the northern French city of Rouen […]

August 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Tunisian kills 84 in Nice truck attack

Tunisian kills 84 in Nice truck attack

July  15, – At least 10 children and teenagers were among the dead, mown down as Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel ploughed his lorry through the festive crowd of thousands watching a fireworks display for France’s national day. French authorities Friday identified a Tunisian man as the driver of a truck that smashed into a Bastille Day crowd […]

July 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Latest- MSF says Syria hospital bombing killed 50

The Latest- MSF says Syria hospital bombing killed 50

Apr 29, – The medical charity Doctors Without Borders says the death toll from the bombing of a hospital and nearby buildings in Aleppo in Syria has risen to 50, including 6 medical staff and patients. The organization, also known by its French acronym MSF, says in a Friday statement that the bombing a day […]

April 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Suicide bomber kills seven employees of Afghan TV channel

Suicide bomber kills seven employees of Afghan TV channel

Jan 20, – At least 25 other people were wounded in the bombing near the Russian embassy in downtown Kabul, marking the first major attack on an Afghan media organisation since the Taliban were ousted from power in 2001. Seven employees of popular Afghan TV channel TOLO were killed Wednesday when a suicide car bomber […]

January 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
27 dead in Turkey blast near Syria border- ministry

27 dead in Turkey blast near Syria border- ministry

Jul 20, – At least 27 people were killed on Monday in an explosion in a cultural centre in the Turkish town of Suruc near the border with Syria,the interior ministry said. The cause of the blast in the town — which lies opposite the Syrian flashpoint of Kobane — was not immediately clear, though […]

July 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
Kenya Red Cross: 22 dead in upscale mall attack

Kenya Red Cross: 22 dead in upscale mall attack

Sep 21, – Gunmen threw grenades, fired automatic weapons and targeted non-Muslims at the upscale Westgate mall in Kenya’s capital on Saturday, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens more, a Red Cross official and witnesses said. Police blamed the attack on terrorists. Kenyan military and police surrounded the mall, which had been hosting […]

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