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Somali military court sentences man to death for role in bombing

Somali military court sentences man to death for role in bombing

A Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced to death a man convicted of driving a truck bomb as part of a deadly attack that killed more than 500 people in the capital, Mogadishu, in October, the national news agency reported.

Truck bomb in northern Iraq kills at least 20

Truck bomb in northern Iraq kills at least 20

At least 20 people were killed and 40 wounded when a suicide bomber set off a truck bomb near a crowded marketplace in the northern Iraqi town of Tuz Khurmatu, police and medical sources told Reuters on Tuesday.

Death toll from Somalia bombings jumps to over 300

Death toll from Somalia bombings jumps to over 300

Another 300 people were injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said.

Global outrage after 'barbaric' Kabul truck bomb kills 90

Global outrage after 'barbaric' Kabul truck bomb kills 90

President Donald Trump has condemned the ‘barbaric’ truck-bombing in Kabul in a phone call with his Afghan counterpart, as global outrage swells over the massive blast that ripped through the diplomatic quarter ...

Massive Kabul truck bomb kills 49, wounds hundreds

Massive Kabul truck bomb kills 49, wounds hundreds

At least 49 people were killed and hundreds wounded Wednesday when a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul's diplomatic quarter, shattering the morning rush hour and bringing carnage to the streets of the Afghan capital.

Suicide bomb kills at least 29 at Somalia's main port

Suicide bomb kills at least 29 at Somalia's main port

A suicide truck bomb hit the entrance of Somalia's biggest port on Sunday, killing at least 29 people, police said, an attack claimed by Islamist al Shabaab militants.

Massive IS bomb attack kills 44 in Syrian Kurdish city

Massive IS bomb attack kills 44 in Syrian Kurdish city

A massive bomb blast claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least 44 people and wounded dozens on Wednesday in the Kurdish-majority Syrian city of Qamishli.