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Policeman's barefoot run to show solidarity

Policeman's barefoot run to show solidarity

Qatar resident Aziz Mouliah will attempt to create a unique record on National Sport Day today by running a distance of nearly 72km barefoot between Sealine and Katara.

Blast kills one policeman, wounds 13 in northwest Pakistan

Blast kills one policeman, wounds 13 in northwest Pakistan

A bomb blast ripped through a bus terminal in a Pakistani region bordering Afghanistan on Friday, killing one policeman and wounding 13, officials said, but there was no immediate claim of responsibility.

Israeli ex-policeman jailed for killing Palestinian teen

Israeli ex-policeman jailed for killing Palestinian teen

Defendant Ben Deri had earlier confessed to the negligent manslaughter and aggravated injury of 17-year-old Nadim Nuwara - less serious than the full manslaughter charge he originally faced.

South African woman jailed in landmark ruling for racist rant

South African woman jailed in landmark ruling for racist rant

Estate agent Vicki Momberg was sentenced to three years, with one year suspended, for directing deeply offensive slurs at a black police officer.

France pays tribute to victims of jihadist attack

France pays tribute to victims of jihadist attack

Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame, 44, was shot and stabbed after taking the place of a woman whom Radouane Lakdim had been using as a human shield during his attack at a supermarket in the town of Trebes.

State of Qatar condemns Paris shooting incident

State of Qatar condemns Paris shooting incident

The State of Qatar expressed strong condemnation and denunciation of the shooting that took place on Champs Elysees in Paris, killing one policeman and injuring others.

Policeman killed in Paris attack claimed by IS

Policeman killed in Paris attack claimed by IS

A known terror suspect shot dead a French policeman and wounded two others on Thursday on Paris's Champs Elysees in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group days before a presidential election.

Uganda's police spokesman shot dead outside home

Uganda's police spokesman shot dead outside home

Uganda's second most prominent policeman was shot and killed in his car on Friday along with two other officers as he left his home in Kampala, police said.

Slain Turkish policeman hailed for preventing bloodbath

Slain Turkish policeman hailed for preventing bloodbath

Turkey gave a hero's funeral on Friday to a policeman praised for preventing a massacre in the latest attack to shake the country, as reports suggested the Istanbul nightclub gunman may still be in the city.

Briton hit murdered Bali policeman during fight: lawyer

Briton hit murdered Bali policeman during fight: lawyer

A British man accused of murdering a policeman on Indonesia's Bali island hit the victim in the head with binoculars during a struggle on a beach, his lawyer said on Monday.

Gunmen kill policeman in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province

Gunmen kill policeman in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province

A policeman was shot dead by masked gunmen in the Qatif district in Saudi Arabia's oil-producing Eastern Province on Wednesday, state news agency SPA said, the latest in a string of attacks there this year.

Bangladesh bans three on a bike after policeman's wife killed

Bangladesh bans three on a bike after policeman's wife killed

Bangladesh slapped a ban on more than one person riding pillion on a motorcycle on Monday, a day after the wife of a prominent security official was shot dead by three suspected Islamist militants riding a motorbike.