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National mourning in Afghanistan after Kabul bombing kills 80

Afghanistan was marking a day of national mourning on Sunday after 80 people were killed and an estimated 231 were wounded in a bomb attack during a demonstration in Kabul. 

Death toll rises in Bangladesh bombing attack

Two policemen and a woman were killed Thursday in a bombing at a Muslim religious ceremony in northern Bangladesh, police said.

At least 83 dead in Islamic State-claimed bombing in Baghdad

At least 83 people have died in a car bombing claimed by the Islamic State extremist group on Sunday in Baghdad, police said after the attack in an area where people were shopping in the run-up to...

27 dead, 40 wounded in Kabul bombing

 At least 27 police cadets were killed by two suicide bombers in Kabul on Thursday, an official said.

10 killed by motorcycle bomb in northern Afghanistan

Ten people were killed and more than 30 others wounded when explosives placed on a motorcycle detonated in a crowded bazaar in Afghanistan's northern Badakhshan province, an official said Monday...

Kurdish splinter group claims Istanbul bombing, issues warning

The Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK), a splinter group of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), claimed Friday that it was behind this week's Istanbul car bombing, which targeted a police vehicle and...

At least 20 killed in two suicide attacks in Baghdad

Suicide bombers on Thursday killed at least 20 people and injured 60 others in two terrorist attacks in separate areas of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, police said.

Turkey blames PKK for Istanbul bomb amid new violence in south-east

Turkey pointed the finger for a bombing in Istanbul on Tuesday, which targeted security forces and killed 11 people, including six police officers, on the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)....

Bombings against civilians kill 148 in government-held coastal Syria

An estimated 148 people were killed Monday as multiple explosions struck civilian targets in two usually peaceful cities on Syria's government-held Mediterranean coast, the Syrian Observatory for...

80 killed in Baghdad in sixth day of bomb attacks in a week

At least 80 people were killed in the Baghdad area on Tuesday when bomb attacks, the biggest of which was claimed by the Islamic State extremist group, hit five districts in and around the Iraqi...

Bombings kill 68 on sixth day of blood-soaked week in Baghdad

A series of bomb attacks mainly targeting Shiite areas of Baghdad claimed 68 people on Tuesday, with supporters of the Islamic State extremist group claiming responsibility for the largest of the...

Kabul suicide attack over after dozens killed, hundreds injured

Dozens of people, including civilians and Afghan security personnel, were killed and over 300 others were injured Tuesday in an attack claimed by the Taliban in central Kabul, officials said.

Up to 40 feared dead, over 200 injured in central Kabul bombing

Up to 40 people were feared killed and over 200 were injured Tuesday in a bombing in central Kabul apparently targeting Afghan security personnel, officials and news reports said.

At least 15 dead as Taliban bombs Afghan intelligence services

The Taliban claimed responsibility for a deadly bombing early Tuesday morning in Kabul, which apparently targeted the country's intelligence services.

Four soldiers killed in roadside bombing in Turkey

Four soldiers were killed and two were injured in a roadside bombing in Mardin province that's being blamed on the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), Dogan news agency reported Friday.