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Rwanda honours those killed in genocide 25 years ago

Rwanda honours those killed in genocide 25 years ago

Rwandan President Paul Kagame began a week of solemn ceremonies on Sunday to commemorate the lives of 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutus murdered during the Rwandan genocide ...

At least 19 killed by Taliban attacks in Afghanistan

At least 19 killed by Taliban attacks in Afghanistan

At least 19 security forces were killed in a series of Taliban attacks in the provinces Badghis and Sar-e Pul, officials said on Monday.

At least 18 killed in Guatemala as truck ploughs into crowd

At least 18 killed in Guatemala as truck ploughs into crowd

A truck crashed into a crowd of people in western Guatemala on Wednesday evening, killing 18 people, authorities said early on Thursday, correcting downward their initial assessment.

Nine Pakistanis killed in New Zealand mosques terrorist attack

Nine Pakistanis killed in New Zealand mosques terrorist attack

The Pakistan Foreign Office has confirmed that nine Pakistanis were killed in Friday's terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

At least 27 killed in attacks across three Afghan provinces

At least 27 killed in attacks across three Afghan provinces

At least 27 people were killed in a series of Taliban attacks and explosions across the Afghan provinces of Faryab, Helmand and Kandahar, officials said Sunday.

Philippines hopes militant group 'neutralised' after de facto leader killed

Philippines hopes militant group 'neutralised' after de facto leader killed

The Philippine military believes it may have ‘neutralised’ the remnants of an alliance of pro-Islamic State militants, after the suspected death of the group's de facto leader during clashes last week.

At least 13 killed in a bar shooting in violent Mexico state

At least 13 killed in a bar shooting in violent Mexico state

At least 13 people were killed and another seven wounded in a shooting at a bar early on Saturday in Mexico's violence-wracked Guanajuato state, local media reported.

51 Taliban militants killed in air strikes in Afghanistan

51 Taliban militants killed in air strikes in Afghanistan

51 militants of the Taliban militants were killed and 22 others wounded during the operations of the Afghan Special Forces and the Afghan Air Force airstrikes in the past 48 hours.

Nepal minister among seven killed in chopper crash

Nepal minister among seven killed in chopper crash

Nepal's tourism minister Rabindra Adhikari was among seven people killed Wednesday when a helicopter crashed in the country's hilly east, officials said.

Fire sweeps through Bangladesh slum, killing nine

Fire sweeps through Bangladesh slum, killing nine

A fire tore through a slum in southern Bangladesh on Sunday killing at least 9 people and destroying hundreds of shanty homes, police said.

Dismissed employee kills 5 co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

Dismissed employee kills 5 co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and wounding five policemen before he was slain by police, authorities said.

At least 28 killed as migrant vessel sinks off the Bahamas

At least 28 killed as migrant vessel sinks off the Bahamas

At least 28 people were killed when a boat carrying migrants from Haiti sank of the coast of the Bahamas, the Miami Herald reported on Sunday, citing the Bahamian military.