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Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo

Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo

Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians were among 26 people killed when Islamist gunmen stormed a hotel in the Somali port city of Kismayo, officials said on Saturday, the deadliest attack in the city since insurgents were driven out in 2012.

Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo

Car bomb and all-night hotel siege kill 26 in Somalia's Kismayo

Gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturday, the deadliest day in the city since insurgents were driven out in 2012.

Suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali port city, two journalists confirmed dead

Suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali port city, two journalists confirmed dead

A car bomb went off on Friday at a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu where local elders and lawmakers had been discussing an upcoming regional election

Clashes kill more than 80 fighters in northwest Syria

Clashes kill more than 80 fighters in northwest Syria

More than 80 fighters were killed in clashes Thursday between regime and jihadist-led forces in northwest Syria, as violence raged on the edge of an opposition bastion despite a September truce deal.

Car bomb explodes near Syrian town on border with Turkey

Car bomb explodes near Syrian town on border with Turkey

A car bomb exploded at a checkpoint on the outskirts of the Syrian town of al-Rai near the Turkish border on Tuesday, residents and an emergency worker told Reuters.

Car bomb hits Syria regime stronghold Latakia

Car bomb hits Syria regime stronghold Latakia

A car bomb exploded Tuesday in the Syrian regime's coastal stronghold of Latakia, killing one person and wounding four others, state news agency SANA reported.

Northern Ireland issues new alerts as 5th car bomb suspect arrested

Northern Ireland issues new alerts as 5th car bomb suspect arrested

Police in Northern Ireland's Londonderry were on edge in the wake of a car bombing on the weekend, issuing security alerts on Monday after two vehicles were hijacked and abandoned.

Car bomb attack kills eight security force members in Afghanistan's south

Car bomb attack kills eight security force members in Afghanistan's south

A car bomb attack on a convoy of the governor of Afghanistan's southern Logar province killed at least eight Afghan security force members on Sunday morning but left the provincial chief unharmed ...

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

A car bomb killed two people and injured six in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Tuesday, the military said.

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Seven people were killed Saturday in a double car bomb attack claimed by the militant Shabaab group near the presidential palace in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said.

Car bomb hits Afghan capital Kabul as Ghani outlines peace plans

Car bomb hits Afghan capital Kabul as Ghani outlines peace plans

A car bomb exploded near to a security contractors' compound in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, sending a thick plume of smoke into the night sky and officials reported gunfire in the wake of the blast.

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

A car bomb blast killed at least five people and wounded 16 others in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Sunday, police and medical sources said.