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Turkish police officer killed, 9 wounded in PKK clash

Turkish police officer killed, 9 wounded in PKK clash

The officers launched the operation to arrest a member of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in the district of Kayapinar west of Diyarbakir city centre.

Duterte says Marawi liberated but battle continues

Duterte says Marawi liberated but battle continues

Duterte led rain-soaked soldiers in celebrations in Marawi, a day after the military announced the death of the head of the Islamic State group in Southeast Asia, Isnilon Hapilon, in a gunbattle in the city

US mourns Vegas massacre victims as shooter motive sought

US mourns Vegas massacre victims as shooter motive sought

President Donald Trump branded the attacker -- who raked a crowd of thousands with gunfire from a 32nd-floor hotel room, leaving 59 dead and at least 527 injured -- a "demented man."

Two killed, 24 wounded in Las Vegas shooting: hospital

Two killed, 24 wounded in Las Vegas shooting: hospital

At least two people were killed and 24 were hospitalised after a shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas, a local hospital spokeswoman said, and police said one suspect was down.

Blasts, gunfire rock Afghan capital

Blasts, gunfire rock Afghan capital

A series of explosions and the sound of gunfire shook the Afghan capital on Monday, with a security source telling AFP that a suicide bomber had blown himself up in front of the Iraqi embassy.

Two Jordanians killed in Israeli embassy gunfire in Amman

Two Jordanians killed in Israeli embassy gunfire in Amman

A Jordanian national has died of wounds sustained by gunfire inside the Israeli embassy compound in Amman, bringing the death toll to two, Jordan's official Petra news agency reported on Monday.

Al-Aqsa: Three Palestinians killed as clashes erupt

Al-Aqsa: Three Palestinians killed as clashes erupt

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

Heavy fighting in northeastern Congo, several wounded

Heavy fighting in northeastern Congo, several wounded

Exchanges of heavy weapons fire erupted in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday between the army and militia fighters, and several students sitting exams were wounded in an explosion at a school.

Residents trapped as gunfire mars ceasefire at Philippines city

Residents trapped as gunfire mars ceasefire at Philippines city

Thousands of civilians hoping to flee fighting in the besieged Philippines city of Marawi remained trapped on Sunday after a four-hour ceasefire to evacuate residents was marred by gunfire.

Ivory Coast rebel troops end mutiny as deal inked

Ivory Coast rebel troops end mutiny as deal inked

Rebel soldiers in Ivory Coast on Tuesday agreed to end a four-day mutiny which drew in troops from across the country after reaching agreement with the government over a wages dispute.

Heavy gunfire as mutiny grips Ivory Coast's main cities

Heavy gunfire as mutiny grips Ivory Coast's main cities

Heavy gunfire rang out on Monday in Abidjan and Bouake, Ivory Coast's two biggest cities, witnesses said, as a mutiny by disgruntled soldiers demanding bonuses entered its fourth day.

Civilians killed in gunfight on Afghan-Pak border

Civilians killed in gunfight on Afghan-Pak border

Pakistani and Afghan officials accused each other of killing civilians Friday after gunfire erupted near a major border crossing where Pakistani census officials were carrying out a count.