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Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally

Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally

Taliban suicide bombers killed 48 people in two separate attacks in Afghanistan on Tuesday, the deadliest taking place near an election rally by President Ashraf Ghani, though he was unhurt.

Al Shabaab bomber executed in Somalia

Al Shabaab bomber executed in Somalia

The mastermind of militant car bombs that killed 26 people and injured nearly 40 others in Mogadishu in 2017 was executed in Somalia on Monday, the prosecutor of the military court said.

Russian jet crashes in Syria, crew killed

Russian jet crashes in Syria, crew killed

A Sukhoi military jet crashed while trying to take off from Russia's Hmeimim base in Syria on Tuesday, killing the crew, Russian news agencies quoted a military spokesman as saying.

Taliban suicide bomber kills five civilians in Afghanistan

Taliban suicide bomber kills five civilians in Afghanistan

A Taliban suicide bomber killed five civilians and wounded dozens of others, mainly children, when he detonated a car filled with explosives at a police headquarters in southern Afghanistan Wednesday.

Belgium probes station bomber shot dead by soldiers

Belgium probes station bomber shot dead by soldiers

Belgian counter-terrorism police are investigating the identity of a suspected suicide bomber shot dead by troops guarding a Brussels railway station after he set off explosives that failed to injure anyone.

‘Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large’

‘Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large’

Members of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi's network are still potentially at large, British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday...

Brussels bomber's friend 'fled Belgium despite conviction'

Brussels bomber's friend 'fled Belgium despite conviction'

A friend of one of the Brussels bombers managed to flee Belgium despite having been sentenced to seven years in prison for terrorist offences, prosecutors said on Wednesday.

Bomber killed, two police wounded in blast outside US consulate in Jeddah

Bomber killed, two police wounded in blast outside US consulate in Jeddah

A suicide bomber was killed and two other people wounded in a blast near the US consulate in Saudi Arabia's second city of Jeddah early on Monday ...

Female suicide bomber wounds seven in Turkey

Female suicide bomber wounds seven in Turkey

A suicide bomber blew herself up in the Turkish city of Bursa yesterday, wounding 13 people in the latest attack to strike the country, officials said.

Taliban car bomber targets NATO convoy near Kabul airport

Taliban car bomber targets NATO convoy near Kabul airport

A Taliban bomber detonated an explosives-packed vehicle near Kabul airport Monday in an attack on a NATO convoy