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At least 24 killed in Kabul bombings claimed by Taliban

At least 24 people including six Afghan security forces were killed in twin bombings near the Presidential Administrative Office in Kabul on Monday, officials said. 

Baghdad arms depot explosion kills four civilians, witnesses say

An arms depot exploded on Friday in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, causing casualties, a security official said.

One injured after hand grenade explosion in Zagreb

In Zagreb at 7:09 this morning an unknown perpetrator is most likely detonated a hand grenade said Zagreb Police Department. 

Suicide bomber attacks Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

A suicide bomber attacked the Chinese embassy in the Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan on Tuesday, wounding at least three embassy workers, Kyrgyz Deputy Prime Minister Zhenish Razakov told...

Bomb at wedding in Turkey claims lives; officials suspect terrorism

An explosion Saturday at a wedding ceremony in Gaziantep, a city in southern Turkey, killed and injured several people, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported, saying it was likely a suicide bomber.

Military conducts controlled explosion near Olympic basketball arena

The Brazilian military conducted a controlled explosion of an unattended backpack near the Olympic basketball arena, Rio Games organisers said Thursday.

Double attack kills 30 would-be Yemeni army recruits in Aden

At least 30 people, mostly would-be army recruits, were killed in a double attack in Yemen's temporary capital in the south of the country, hospital officials told dpa.

Controlled explosion carried out on "not viable" Old Trafford device

A controlled explosion was carried out at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium on Sunday after a suspect package was found prior to a football match against Bournemouth.

Two explosions in Turkey leave four dead, injure several others

An explosion in south-eastern Turkey killed four people Thursday just hours after an apparent car bomb attack targeting security forces in Istanbul.

Two explosions in Turkey leave several dead and injured

An explosion in south-eastern Turkey left several people dead Thursday just hours after an apparent car bomb attack targeting security forces in Istanbul.

Mexico refinery explosion death toll rises to 24

The death toll in an explosion at a petrochemicals plant in eastern Mexico has risen to 24, the newspaper El Universal reported Thursday citing the government and industry sources.

Mine removal specialist killed, 2 injured in blast in Lika

A mine removal specialist was killed and two specialists were injured on Friday morning while removing mines left over from the 1991-1995 war in Licki Ribnik, central Croatia.

Four soldiers killed, dozens injured in south-east Turkey fighting

Four Turkish soldiers were killed in explosions and fighting in the south east of the country, the military said on Tuesday, as signs emerge that violence could worsen in the region.

Two soldiers killed, dozens injured by explosion in south-east Turkey

Two soldiers were killed and 47 people were injured in an explosion overnight in south-eastern Turkey's Diyarbakir province, the country's military said Tuesday.

One soldier killed, dozens injured by explosion in south-east Turkey

One soldier was killed and 47 people were injured in an explosion overnight in south-eastern Turkey's Diyarbakir province, the country's military said in a statement.