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    Member of UN peacekeeping mission killed in Mali bomb blast

    Agence France-Presse . Bamako | Updated at 09:59am on January 16, 2021

    The United Nations said one of its peacekeepers died when a convoy travelling through northern Mali hit a makeshift roadside bomb on Friday, the fifth...

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    Five women killed in Yemen wedding hall blast

    Agence France-Presse . Hodeida | Updated at 03:51pm on January 02, 2021

    Five women were killed in war-torn Yemen when a projectile exploded at a wedding held on New Year’s Day in the Red Sea port city...

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    Yemen airport blasts kill 26 as government plane arrives

    Agence France-Presse. Aden | Updated at 10:35am on December 31, 2020

    At least 26 people were killed when explosions rocked Yemen's Aden airport moments after a new unity government flew in, in what some officials charged...

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    Two Afghan cops killed in Kabul explosions

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 03:09pm on December 26, 2020

    Two Afghan policemen were killed as three ‘sticky bombs’ exploded in Kabul on Saturday, the latest violence to hit the Afghan capital...

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    Car bomb targeting Afghan MP kills 9

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 02:09pm on December 20, 2020

    A car bomb targeting an Afghan lawmaker killed nine people and wounded more than a dozen in Kabul on Sunday, officials said, the latest attack...

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    Several hurt in non-Muslim cemetery bomb blast in Saudi Arabia

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 05:23pm on November 11, 2020

    Several people were wounded Wednesday in a bomb attack at a World War I commemoration ceremony attended by European diplomats at a non-Muslim cemetery in...

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    Seven killed in Pakistan school blast

    Agence France-Presse . Peshawar, Pakistan | Updated at 12:32pm on October 27, 2020

    At least seven students were killed and scores more wounded Tuesday in a bomb attack on a Koran study class at a religious school in...

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    Police start quizzing 4 over Paltan bomb blast

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:22am on September 12, 2020

    The counter terrorism and transnational crime unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Friday said that it had started interrogating four young men in connection with...

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    33pc cases still pending

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:48pm on August 16, 2020

    The trials of about one-third of the 159 cases over the countrywide ‘simultaneous bomb attacks’ by the banned extremist outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh on August...

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    Journalist killed in Kabul bomb blast

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:12am on May 31, 2020

    A roadside bomb killed a journalist and driver after struck a minivan carrying employees of a private Afghan television channel in Kabul on Saturday, killing...