Tag Archives: attack

Two, US, British, personnel, killed, Iraq, rocket, attack

Two US, one British personnel killed in Iraq rocket attack

03 March, 2020 5:12 pm 5:12 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – One British and two American personnel were killed and about a dozen people were wounded when 18 small rockets hit Iraq’s Taji military camp north of Baghdad on Wednesday, US officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity. The officials, who cautioned the death toll may rise given the severity of some … Read More

Ten, killed, 150, hurt, rioters, attack, mosques, torch, houses, shops, Delhi

13 killed, 150 hurt as rioters attack mosques & torch houses in Delhi

02 February, 2020 9:30 pm 9:30 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – At least 13 people were killed and around 150 injured in attacks on the mosques as well as houses and shops owned by Muslims in New Delhi, a police official told Reuters on Tuesday. “Ten persons, including one head constable of Delhi police, have died,” said Anil Mittal, a police officer, … Read More

Hours of forewarning saved US, Iraqi lives from Iran’s missile attack

01 January, 2020 10:08 am 10:08 am

AIN AL-ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (Reuters) – Nearly eight hours before Iran’s Jan. 8 missile attack on U.S. forces at bases in Iraq, American and Iraqi soldiers at Ain al-Asad air base scrambled to move personnel and weaponry to fortified bunkers, two Iraqi officers stationed at the base told Reuters. By midnight, not a single … Read More

Turkish soldiers, killed, Syria, bomb, attack

Four Turkish soldiers killed in northeast Syria bomb attack

01 January, 2020 8:13 am 8:13 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Four Turkish soldiers were killed in a car bomb attack in northeast Syria on Wednesday, the Turkish Defence Ministry said in a statement overnight. It said the attack occurred during a roadside security check in the region east of the Euphrates river in Syria, where Turkey carried out a military operation with … Read More

Somalia, bomb, attack, wounds, 11

Somalia bomb attack wounds 11

01 January, 2020 12:10 pm 12:10 pm

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – A bomb exploded at a busy junction in Mogadishu on Wednesday, wounding at least 11 people, the head of the rescue service in the Somali capital said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which happened near buildings housing government offices. Abdikadir Abdirahman, head of Aamin ambulance services, told … Read More

Many killed, attack, military camp, Libya’s capital

Many killed in attack on military camp in Libya’s capital

01 January, 2020 10:06 am 10:06 am

Tripoli (Reuters) – At least 28 people were killed in an attack on a military academy in the Libyan capital late on Saturday, the health minister of the Tripoli-based government said. Tripoli, which is under the control of the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), is facing an offensive by military commander Khalifa Haftar’s … Read More

Inside, plot, Iran’s Soleimani, attack, US. Forces, Iraq

Inside the plot by Iran’s Soleimani to attack US forces in Iraq

01 January, 2020 8:32 am 8:32 am

BAGHDAD (Reuters)  – In mid-October, Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani met with his Iraqi Shi’ite militia allies at a villa on the banks of the Tigris River, looking across at the U.S. embassy complex in Baghdad. The Revolutionary Guards commander instructed his top ally in Iraq, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, and other powerful militia leaders to step … Read More

Policemen, killed, attack, anti-polio, team, Lower Dir

Two policemen killed in attack on polio team in Lower Dir

12 December, 2019 10:59 am 10:59 am

LOWER DIR (92 News) – Two policemen were killed in an attack on a polio team near Markhani Bridge, Maidan area on Wednesday. The policemen were identified as Mukarram and Farman. However, the attackers managed to escape. The police have reached the spot and cordoned off the area to trace the attackers. On Jan 28, … Read More

Patients, suffer, PIC, remains, closed, 3rd day, lawyers, attack

Patients suffer as PIC remains closed for 3rd day after lawyers’ attack

12 December, 2019 12:52 pm 12:52 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) remained closed on Friday for the third day since the lawyers’ attack. Work could not be started in Emergency, Outdoor Patients Department (OPD) and Indoor. Owing to closure of the PIC, patients are suffering for unavailability of treatment. The work to restore the building and machines … Read More

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Chohan holds PML-N responsible for attack

12 December, 2019 8:33 pm 8:33 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Information Minister Fayyazul Chohan held Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) responsible for attack on him. Addressing a press conference after lawyer incident in Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC), the minister claimed that N-league is responsible for attack on him. “One of the lawyer, who attacked on me, is close aide of … Read More

30 injured, suicide, attack, US base, Bagram

30 injured in suicide attack outside main US base in Bagram

12 December, 2019 12:14 pm 12:14 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – As many as 30 people were injured, including women and children, when a suicide bomber detonated explosives outside the United States’ main Bagram military base in Afghanistan on Wednesday, Afghan and NATO officials said. There were no US or coalition casualties, but a medical base being built for locals was badly damaged, … Read More

Six, shot dead, Czech hospital, attack

Six shot dead in Czech hospital attack

12 December, 2019 3:09 pm 3:09 pm

PRAGUE (Reuters) – A gunman shot dead six people on Tuesday at a hospital waiting room in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava in an unexplained attack, authorities said. It was the worst shooting in the Czech Republic since a man shot eight people dead at a restaurant in Uhersky Brod in 2015. Police said … Read More

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Attack attempted on Nawaz Sharif during London protest: Asif

12 December, 2019 8:48 pm 8:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Lashing out at the incumbent government, Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) stalwart Khawaja Asif said on Monday that yesterday the attack was attempted on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif during the protest outside his son’s residence in London. Speaking to the floor in the National Assembly, the PML-N senior leader said that … Read More

British PM, vows, strengthen, prison, sentences, London, attack

British PM vows to strengthen prison sentences after London attack

12 December, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday he would strengthen prison sentences, vowing to boost security after an attack in London by a man jailed for terrorism who had been released early. Less than two weeks before Britain heads to the polls, law and order has taken top billing since Usman … Read More

European, police, attack, Islamic State, online, presence

European police attack Islamic State’s online presence

11 November, 2019 8:48 pm 8:48 pm

THE HAGUE (Reuters) – European police agencies have knocked out several internet servers used by Islamic State in a significant blow to the armed group’s ability to spread propaganda online, the Europol police agency said on Monday. The move shut down a large number of accounts and websites run by the group’s news arm, Europol … Read More