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Somalia truck bombing: At least 73 dead, more than 50 injured in Mogadishu after vehicle explodes at security checkpoint
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Somalia truck bombing: At least 73 dead, more than 50 injured in Mogadishu after vehicle explodes at security checkpoint

It was one of the deadliest attacks in Mogadishu in recent memory, and witnesses said its force reminded them of the devastating 2017 bombing that killed hundreds of people.

Suspected car bomb explodes in Northern Ireland, no injuries reported; political leaders condemn 'act of terror'
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Suspected car bomb explodes in Northern Ireland, no injuries reported; political leaders condemn 'act of terror'

A suspected car bomb exploded in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry, police said, with leading politicians alleging the blast was terror-related. The police tweeted a photograph of the scene outside a courthouse as it warned that evacuations were taking place due to a second suspect vehicle.

Toll in bomb blast at Somalia's Mogadishu rises to 20; president condemns attacks, PM visits wounded
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Toll in bomb blast at Somalia's Mogadishu rises to 20; president condemns attacks, PM visits wounded

The toll in the Mogadishu blasts rose after some of those wounded on Saturday died in hospital. Both civilians and members from the security forces were among the casualties.

Syria: Car bombs, suicide attack kill atleast 8 in Damascus
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Syria: Car bombs, suicide attack kill atleast 8 in Damascus

A series of car bomb explosions, including a suicide attacker who blew himself up after being surrounded by security forces, rocked the Syrian capital on Sunday, killing at least eight people and wounding a dozen more, state TV reported.

Ahead of Punjab polls, three people killed in car blast in Bathinda near a Congress rally
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Ahead of Punjab polls, three people killed in car blast in Bathinda near a Congress rally

At least three persons were reportedly killed in a powerful blast in a car near a rally of a Congress candidate near Punjab's Bathinda city on Tuesday evening, police said.

Baghdad bombings: Death toll rises to 69 as militants attack multiple areas
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Baghdad bombings: Death toll rises to 69 as militants attack multiple areas

Islamic State claimed responsibility only for the deadliest bombing of the day, which took place in Baghdad's northeastern Shaab neighbourhood.

Tragedy strikes Syria: Eight killed as car bomb explodes near Shiite shrine in Damascus
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Tragedy strikes Syria: Eight killed as car bomb explodes near Shiite shrine in Damascus

Syria's state TV said the suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed vehicle at a military checkpoint at the entrance to the Sayyida Zeinab suburb.

Several injured in car bomb attack on police station in Turkey
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Several injured in car bomb attack on police station in Turkey

A car bomb attack has hit a military police station in a mainly Kurdish region in southeastern Turkey, wounding several people

Ankara bomb blast: Third major attack in the capital of Turkey since October 2015
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Ankara bomb blast: Third major attack in the capital of Turkey since October 2015

An explosion in the Ankara's central Kizilay district on 13 March, 2016, claimed at least 27 lives, leaving 75 wounded, according to the Ankara governor's office.

Blast in Mogadishu: Car bomb kills four outside police academy in Somali capital
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Blast in Mogadishu: Car bomb kills four outside police academy in Somali capital

Three police officers and one civilian were killed in a car bombing outside a police academy in Mogadishu, a police commander said, and a spokesman for an Islamic extremist group said it repelled an attack by international forces

Ankara blast suspect identified as Syrian refugee: Bombing targeting Turkey's military killed 28, injured 61
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Ankara blast suspect identified as Syrian refugee: Bombing targeting Turkey's military killed 28, injured 61

At least 28 people were killed and 61 wounded Wednesday by a car bomb targeting the Turkish military in the heart of the capital Ankara, the latest in a string of attacks to shake the country.

Suicide attacker explodes car bomb in Damascus, kills 10
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Suicide attacker explodes car bomb in Damascus, kills 10

State TV reported the blast occurred near a police officers' club. It showed footage of the blast scene, including several damaged vehicles and one burnt-out car.

Eight killed as gunmen take hostages in Baghdad mall, say Iraqi police
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Eight killed as gunmen take hostages in Baghdad mall, say Iraqi police

Gunmen blew up a car bomb, sprayed gunfire in a crowded area and took hostages in a shopping mall in eastern Baghdad on Monday.

One civilian killed in Taliban car bomb attack on Nato convoy near Kabul airport
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One civilian killed in Taliban car bomb attack on Nato convoy near Kabul airport

A Taliban bomber detonated an explosives-packed vehicle near Kabul airport on Monday in an attack on a Nato convoy, killing one civilian.

Series of car bombs across Iraq kill 56, dozens injured
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Series of car bombs across Iraq kill 56, dozens injured

A series of car bombings across Iraq today killed at least 56 people and wounded dozens as the government continued its efforts to combat extremism across the country.

Thai junta chief says Bangkok bomb blast 'suspect' has been identified
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Thai junta chief says Bangkok bomb blast 'suspect' has been identified

Thailand's junta chief on Tuesday said authorities are hunting a male "suspect" seen on CCTV footage near the scene of a bombing that claimed at least 21 lives in Bangkok.

Suicide car bomb explosion near Kabul airport leaves 4 dead, 15 injured
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Suicide car bomb explosion near Kabul airport leaves 4 dead, 15 injured

A huge plume of black smoke rose above the city after the explosion was heard just after noon.

Car bomb explodes near military hospital in Yemeni capital
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Car bomb explodes near military hospital in Yemeni capital

A car bomb has exploded behind a military hospital in the Yemeni capital, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said.

A man plays his cello at destruction site just hours after bombs rattles Baghdad
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A man plays his cello at destruction site just hours after bombs rattles Baghdad

In the aftermath of a car bomb in Baghdad, Karim Wasfi sat down and played his cello.

Islamic State militants on the offensive at Ramadi as Iraqi forces fight to push them back
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Islamic State militants on the offensive at Ramadi as Iraqi forces fight to push them back

Iraqi security forces fought to rout Islamic State militants from the western city of Ramadi on Wednesday, slowly regaining some ground from the militant group, security and local officials said.