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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.

IS kills 68 US-backed fighters in eastern Syria

IS kills 68 US-backed fighters in eastern Syria

The Islamic State group has killed at least 68 US-backed fighters battling to oust the jihadists from their eastern Syria holdout of Hajin, a war monitor said Saturday

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Suspected Islamic State group members planted the bomb in a pickup left outside the restaurant by an important highway in Hajjaj.

Al Shabaab car bomb kills at least six in central Mogadishu

Al Shabaab car bomb kills at least six in central Mogadishu

At least six people were killed when a suicide car bomb struck a local government office in central Mogadishu on Sunday, destroying the building and a Quranic school opposite.

One killed as blast strikes north Syria town

One killed as blast strikes north Syria town

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said one person was killed and others injured. The witness said two were killed and 25 injured.