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1 Killed in Gaza Blasts

Posted January 14th, 2012 at 2:45 pm (UTC-5)
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Officials in the Gaza Strip say a series of explosions at the home of a militant commander in the southern part of the Palestinian territory has killed one person Saturday. Witnesses say a huge explosion, and then a series of secondary blasts, shook the neighborhood of the southern town of Rafah. It is not immediately […]

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Bomb Kills 35 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 6:10 pm (UTC-5)
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A bomb blast in northwestern Pakistan Tuesday killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 60 others. Local authorities said a remote-control car bomb exploded in the town of Jamrud in the Khyber tribal agency bordering Afghanistan. The blast struck near a bus terminal, destroying several vehicles. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. […]

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Bomb Kills 35 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 12:40 pm (UTC-5)
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Pakistani officials say a bomb blast near the Afghan border has killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 60 others, in one of the deadliest attacks in the country’s northwest in months. Authorities say a remote-control bomb in a truck exploded in the Khyber tribal agency on Tuesday. The blast struck near a […]

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Bomb Kills 35 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 10:55 am (UTC-5)
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Pakistani officials say a bomb blast near the Afghan border has killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 60 others, in one of the deadliest attacks in the country’s northwest in months. Authorities say a remote-control bomb in a truck exploded in the Khyber tribal agency on Tuesday. The blast struck near a […]

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Bomb Kills 29 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 7:25 am (UTC-5)
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Pakistani officials say a bomb blast near the Afghan border has killed at least 29 people and wounded at least 37 others, in one of the deadliest attacks in the country’s northwest in months. Authorities say a remote-control bomb in a truck exploded in the Khyber tribal agency on Tuesday. The blast struck near a […]

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Bomb Kills 25 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 5:05 am (UTC-5)
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Pakistani officials say a bomb blast near the Afghan border has killed at least 25 people and wounded 26 others, making it the deadliest attack of its kind in months. Authorities say they believe it was a remote-controlled bomb that exploded in a market in the Khyber tribal region Tuesday. Eyewitnesses told reporters that the […]

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Bomb Kills 25 in NW Pakistan

Posted January 10th, 2012 at 3:10 am (UTC-5)
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Pakistani officials say a bomb blast near the Afghan border has killed at least 25 people and wounded 26 others, making it the deadliest attack of its kind in months. The explosion hit a market in the Khyber tribal region Tuesday at a site where vehicles being used by pro-government militias were located. Officials say […]

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Moscow Restaurant Blast Kills 2, Injures 26

Posted January 9th, 2012 at 10:15 am (UTC-5)
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Russian officials say a gas explosion and fire at a restaurant in Moscow has killed two people and injured at least 26 others. The explosion at an Italian restaurant Monday tore through the kitchen of the restaurant and quickly engulfed the three-story building in southern Moscow. Investigators say the fire is believed to have been […]

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Suicide Bombing in Northern Afghanistan Kills 19

Posted December 25th, 2011 at 3:10 pm (UTC-5)
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A suicide bomber struck a funeral procession in northern Afghanistan Sunday, killing 19 people and wounding scores more. Among the dead was a member of the national parliament, Abdul Mutaleb Baik, who was said to be a former commander in the Northern Alliance. There has been no claim of responsibility for the attack which occurred […]

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20 Dead, 50 Wounded in Afghan Suicide Attack

Posted December 25th, 2011 at 7:10 am (UTC-5)
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An Afghan official says at least 20 people were killed and 50 wounded in a suicide attack Sunday in northern Afghanistan. Among the dead was a member of Afghanistan’s national parliament. Officials say the bomber blew himself up near a funeral procession in Talaqan city in the province of Takhar. There was no immediate claim […]

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