Gulf Times - Bomb-attacks
Four dead as string of blasts hit Thai tourist resorts

Four dead as string of blasts hit Thai tourist resorts

A string of bomb attacks hit popular tourist towns across Thailand, leaving four dead and many wounded, with authorities on Friday ruling out terrorism despite suspicions insurgents in the kingdom's deep south are responsible.

IS bomb attacks on Iraqi factory kill 11 people

IS bomb attacks on Iraqi factory kill 11 people

Bomb attacks claimed by Islamic State against a state-run cooking gas factory in Baghdad's northern outskirts on Sunday killed at least 11 people, including policemen, and wounded 21 others, police sources said.

Brussels airport to partially reopen on Friday evening

Brussels airport to partially reopen on Friday evening

Brussels airport will partially reopen for passenger flights on Friday evening after its closure following the March 22 bomb attacks, the company running the airport said.

Suspect wounded, held in Brussels attacks probe - media

Suspect wounded, held in Brussels attacks probe - media

One person was wounded and detained in a major police operation in the northern Brussels borough of Schaerbeek on Friday, Belgian public broadcaster RTBF quoted the local mayor as saying.

Brussels prime suspect not arrested, Belgian media say

Brussels prime suspect not arrested, Belgian media say

Belgian media which earlier reported the arrest on Wednesday of a prime suspect in Tuesday's bomb attacks in Brussels said the person detained was not, in fact, Najim Laachraoui.

Bombings kill 87 in Syria as Kerry pushes ceasefire

Bombings kill 87 in Syria as Kerry pushes ceasefire

Bomb attacks in Syria's central city of Homs and near a shrine outside Damascus killed at least 87 people on Sunday, as Washington pursued efforts for a ceasefire.