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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

Bomb, kills, 29, wounds, 100, Nangarhar, mosque

Bomb kills 29, wounds 100 in Nangarhar mosque

10 October, 2019 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – A bomb exploded in a mosque in eastern Afghanistan during Friday prayers, officials said, killing at least 29 men who had gathered for worship. Sohrab Qaderi, a member of the provincial council in Nangarhar, said at least 29 people had been killed and more than 100 others wounded. “The number of casualties … Read More

Gun, battle, Afghan, capital, Taliban, blast, wounds

Gun battle ends in Kabul after Taliban blast wounds 105

07 July, 2019 8:52 pm 8:52 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan security forces killed five Taliban gunmen who stormed a building in Kabul on Monday after detonating a bomb-laden truck that wounded at least 105 people, including 51 children, officials said. The gun battle lasted more than seven hours, a security official said, adding that the Taliban fighters in the under-construction building … Read More

Explosive device close to church wounds two in central Athens

12 December, 2018 2:40 pm 2:40 pm

ATHENS (Reuters) – An explosive device wounded a police officer and a civilian when it detonated outside a church in central Athens early on Thursday, police and state media said. The blast occurred around 7 a.m. local time (0500 GMT), just before the church was due to open to the public for a service at … Read More