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Brazil shooting: At least 11 people killed after gunmen fire at bar in Belem city; one of seven accused taken into police custody
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Brazil shooting: At least 11 people killed after gunmen fire at bar in Belem city; one of seven accused taken into police custody

The Brazil bar where the shooting took place is in a neighborhood which got police reinforcements in March to fight crime.

Afghanistan: Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul; no claim of responsibility made so far
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Afghanistan: Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul; no claim of responsibility made so far

The attack in Afghanistan comes hours after a suicide bomber detonated explosives inside an education centre in western Kabul, killing at least 37 students.

Libya's state-owned Afriqiyah Airways suspends all flights after attack by armed group damages fleet
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Libya's state-owned Afriqiyah Airways suspends all flights after attack by armed group damages fleet

Libya's state-owned Afriqiyah Airways on Monday suspended all flights after heavy clashes damaged a number of its airplanes.

Egypt: Three killed, five wounded after gunmen open fire in village south of Cairo
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Egypt: Three killed, five wounded after gunmen open fire in village south of Cairo

Masked gunmen opened fire on a cafe south of the Egyptian capital, killing three people, security officials said.

Eleven killed in multiple shootings across Cape Town; South Africa Police suspects gang violence
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Eleven killed in multiple shootings across Cape Town; South Africa Police suspects gang violence

Eleven people were killed in a series of overnight shootings in a Cape Town township, police said on Saturday, including four victims shot dead when gunmen opened fire in a bar

Twin attacks hit south Iraq: 10 more bodies found; death toll rises to 84
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Twin attacks hit south Iraq: 10 more bodies found; death toll rises to 84

Gunmen and suicide bombers killed at least 84 people in southern Iraq in the deadliest attack by the Islamic State group since it lost second city Mosul, according to a new toll released on Friday

Pope Francis calls for dialogue after restrictions by Israel led to clashes at Jerusalem holy site
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Pope Francis calls for dialogue after restrictions by Israel led to clashes at Jerusalem holy site

Pope Francis has appealed for moderation after recent killings at a Jerusalem holy site

Al Aqsa mosque shooting: Three Palestinians killed as fresh clashes erupt between worshippers and Israeli forces
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Al Aqsa mosque shooting: Three Palestinians killed as fresh clashes erupt between worshippers and Israeli forces

Three Palestinians were killed and dozens wounded on Friday as clashes erupted between protesters and Israeli forces over new security measures at an ultra-sensitive Jerusalem holy site where police restricted access for Muslim prayers

Philippino armed forces use air strikes to target Islamic State snipers in high-rise buildings
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Philippino armed forces use air strikes to target Islamic State snipers in high-rise buildings

Snipers in high-rise buildings are the main problem facing Philippine forces battling to crush pro-Islamic State fighters who have occupied Marawi for more than a month

Pakistani politician, Malik Naveed, shot dead by gunmen in Baluchistan
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Pakistani politician, Malik Naveed, shot dead by gunmen in Baluchistan

Gunmen on Thursday shot and killed a Pakistani regional political party leader in the city of Quetta, police said, the latest violence in the southwestern province of Baluchistan

Somalia bombing: At least 18 dead in Mogadishu, 20 others held hostage by Al-Shabaab militants
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Somalia bombing: At least 18 dead in Mogadishu, 20 others held hostage by Al-Shabaab militants

Gunmen were holding at least 20 people hostage in a restaurant in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

Gunmen in Pakistan shoot dead Urdu daily journalist, Bakhshish Ahmad
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Gunmen in Pakistan shoot dead Urdu daily journalist, Bakhshish Ahmad

A journalist was shot dead on Sunday by unknown gunmen in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police said.

Philippine troops battle Islamist militants as reports emerge of gunmen murdering civilians
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Philippine troops battle Islamist militants as reports emerge of gunmen murdering civilians

Philippine troops aboard helicopters and in armoured tanks battled Islamist militants inside a southern city on Thursday, as reports emerged of the gunmen murdering civilians.

Syrian crisis: Gunmen attack buses sent to evacuate Syria pro-regime villages
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Syrian crisis: Gunmen attack buses sent to evacuate Syria pro-regime villages

Gunmen attacked buses sent to evacuate people from two pro-regime villages in northwest Syria on Sunday but a senior military source said the incident should not disrupt parallel evacuations from Aleppo.

Two people charged following deadly siege in Sydney
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Two people charged following deadly siege in Sydney

Police in Sydney have charged a man and a woman following a six-hour siege in Sydney's industrial site, which resulted in the death of two men

Another tragedy in Pakistan: 21 killed after four gunmen attack Bacha Khan University in Charsadda
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Another tragedy in Pakistan: 21 killed after four gunmen attack Bacha Khan University in Charsadda

At least five people died in an armed assault on a university in Pakistan on Wednesday, where witnesses reported two large blasts and security forces said gunmen were still on the loose.

Gunmen attack university in northwestern Pakistan, at least 2 killed
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Gunmen attack university in northwestern Pakistan, at least 2 killed

Gunmen have attacked a university in northwestern Pakistan, injuring at least three people, and are still on the rampage, the vice chancellor told AFP on Wednesday in the latest assault to hit the militant-infested region.

Laughing gunmen taunted victims and played xylophone in Paris concert attack: witnesses
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Laughing gunmen taunted victims and played xylophone in Paris concert attack: witnesses

In the midst of the bloodbath at a music hall in Paris, one of the gunmen laughed and played the xylophone left behind after the band had fled the stage, according to new accounts emerging six weeks after France's deadliest terror attacks.

Fourteen killed in San Bernadino shooting: Two dead suspects identified as Syed Farook, Tashfeen Malik
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Fourteen killed in San Bernadino shooting: Two dead suspects identified as Syed Farook, Tashfeen Malik

As many as three heavily armed attackers opened fire on a banquet at a social services center for the disabled in San Bernardino, California, killing 14 people and seriously wounding more.

Unidentified gunmen kill head of Asia Television Channel in Afghanistan
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Unidentified gunmen kill head of Asia Television Channel in Afghanistan

Unidentified gunmen killed the head of a private television channel at Kabul in Afghanistan.