Tag Archives: killed

Protester, killed, Iraq, police, struggle, stem, unrest

Protester killed as Iraq police struggle to stem unrest

01 January, 2020 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi police fought running street battles with anti-government demonstrators on Tuesday, firing tear and rubber bullets to try to disperse stone-throwing youths pressing for an overhaul of a political system they see as deeply corrupt. One protester was killed in Baghdad while another succumbed to a bullet wound sustained on Monday in … Read More

14, killed, heavy rain, snowfall, wreak, havoc, AJK

55 die as heavy rains, snowfall wreak havoc in AJK

01 January, 2020 12:17 pm 12:17 pm

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – As many as 55people have been killed due to land sliding after rain and heavy snowfall in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. According to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), bodies of 19 victims buried under an avalanche have been recovered in Sargan Bakwali, Neelum Valley.  An operation is underway to rescue … 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

Pompeo, US, killed, Iranian commander, 'imminent attack'

Pompeo says US killed Iranian commander to prevent ‘imminent attack&#...

01 January, 2020 8:44 pm 8:44 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A US air strike in Baghdad that killed a top Iranian commander aimed to disrupt an “imminent attack” that would have endangered Americans in the Middle East, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in television interviews on Friday. Pompeo, in interviews on Fox News and CNN, declined to discuss many details … Read More

Youth, killed, injured, aerial firing, incidents, New Year night

Youth killed, six injured in aerial firing incidents on New Year night

01 January, 2020 11:51 am 11:51 am

KARACHI/ LAHORE (92 News) – A youth was killed and six injured in aerial firing incidents in different cities on New Year night. In Karachi, people resorted to aerial firing with the start of the new year. The city continued to resound with firing throughout the night. In Central District, five people were injured. A … 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

Twelve, inmates, killed, prison, shootout, Panama City

Twelve inmates killed in prison shootout near Panama City

12 December, 2019 10:18 am 10:18 am

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) – At least 12 people were killed and another 13 were injured during a shootout among inmates at a jail near Panama City on Tuesday, officials said. Police said they seized several guns in the incident at La Joyita prison, 16 miles (25 km) east of the capital, including five handguns and … Read More

Train, driver, killed, collision, dumper truck, Sargodha

Train driver killed in collision with dumper truck near Sargodha

12 December, 2019 10:32 am 10:32 am

SARGODHA (92 News) – An assistant driver of a train was killed in a collision with a dumper truck near Sargodha. The train was coming to Lahore from Sargodha. The deceased was identified as Muhammad Waseem. After the accident, the train derailed. As a result, rail traffic was suspended on the track. Meanwhile, Punjab Chief … Read More

Three, killed, shooter, US Navy, base, Pensacola, Florida

Three killed including shooter at US Navy base in Pensacola, Florida

12 December, 2019 8:16 pm 8:16 pm

FLORIDA (Reuters) – Three people including a suspected shooter were killed and at least seven others were injured on Friday at Naval Air Station Pensacola, a major US Navy base in Florida, authorities said, the second deadly shooting at a US military installation this week.  An “active shooter” was encountered on the base on Friday … Read More

13, Pakistanis, killed, Jordan Valley, farm, fire

13 Pakistanis killed in Jordan Valley farm fire

12 December, 2019 2:23 pm 2:23 pm

AMMAN (Reuters) – Thirteen Pakistanis, including eight children, died when a fire swept through their makeshift dwellings on a farming estate in the Jordan Valley, Jordan’s civil defence said on Monday. There were three other injuries in the fire that broke out after midnight that initial signs showed could have been an electrical fire, civil … Read More

Three rescue workers killed in helicopter crash in France

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

PARIS (Reuters) – Three rescue workers died after their helicopter crashed near Marseille, southern France, while en route to help people caught up in heavy flooding, the French interior ministry said on Monday. The crash occurred on the night of Dec. 1, said the ministry, which added that an inquiry was underway to examine the … Read More

US Plane Crash plane crash wounded killed airplane crash

9 killed, three wounded in US plane crash

12 December, 2019 2:43 pm 2:43 pm

(Reuters) – Nine people were killed and three were injured in an airplane crash in the US state of South Dakota, the Associated Press reported late on Saturday, citing authorities. The Pilatus PC-12, a single-engine turboprop plane, crashed shortly after take-off approximately a mile from the Chamberlain airport and was carrying as many as 12 … Read More

Four, killed, 48, wounded, Baghdad, protests

At least four killed and 48 wounded in Baghdad protests

11 November, 2019 5:28 pm 5:28 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Four people were killed and 48 wounded early on Thursday when Iraqi security forces shot live fire and tear gas canisters at protesters near two key bridges in Baghdad, security and medical sources said. The cause of death was live fire and tear gas canisters aimed directly at the head, the sources … Read More

Three, killed, Iraqi, protesters, try, break, Iran, consulate, Kerbala

Three killed as Iraqi protesters try to break into Iran consulate in Karbal...

11 November, 2019 4:20 pm 4:20 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Three protesters were shot dead by Iraqi security forces who opened fire on a crowd trying to storm the Iranian consulate in the Shi’ite Muslim holy city of Kerbala overnight, security and medical sources said on Monday. The incident was the latest sign of anti-Iranian anger that has emerged during the biggest … Read More

Nine children killed in Afghanistan mine blast

11 November, 2019 4:16 pm 4:16 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Nine Afghan children were killed on Saturday when a mine exploded as they walked to school, police said, the latest victims in a growing toll of civilian casualties in the war. The blast happened in the northeastern province of Takhar. Saturday is a school day in Afghanistan. “This area is under Taliban … Read More