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Thai Government Warns of More Bombings in South

Posted April 2nd, 2012 at 4:40 pm (UTC-5)
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Authorities in Thailand on Monday warned of more attacks in the country’s insurgency-plagued south after identifying suspects in a series of bombings last week that killed 14 people and wounded more than 300 others. Police say Saturday’s attacks, which occurred in shopping and business areas, were the work of a hard core insurgent group operating […]

Bombings in Yemen Kill 4

Posted March 3rd, 2012 at 8:05 pm (UTC-5)
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Two separate bombings in Yemen have killed at least four people, including two suicide bombers. Yemeni authorities said that, in the first incident Saturday, two suicide bombers drove a truck into a Republican Guard camp in the town of Bayda, killing one soldier and wounding five others. A local official blamed al-Qaida for the attack. […]

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Police Investigate Twin Bombings in N. Ireland

Posted January 20th, 2012 at 3:55 am (UTC-5)
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Police say two bombs exploded in different locations in the Northern Ireland city of Londonderry Thursday night but there are no reports of injuries. As police investigate, some politicians are accusing dissidents of the Irish Republican Army of making the attacks in a predominantly Catholic area of west Londonderry. Dissidents have been linked to similar […]

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Twin Bombings Unusual for Syria

Posted December 23rd, 2011 at 2:15 pm (UTC-5)
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Friday’s deadly twin car bombings in Damascus are believed to be the first large-scale attacks of their kind since the start of Syria’s opposition protests nine months ago. The government says it suspects al-Qaida militants may be responsible for the blasts. However, some opposition groups have expressed doubts about the government’s claim. The Syrian General […]

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