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Dozens wounded as Taliban bomb rocks Afghan intel office

Dozens wounded as Taliban bomb rocks Afghan intel office

A car bomb claimed by the Taliban exploded Monday near the offices of Afghanistan's intelligence agency in the north of the country, wounding dozens of people, officials said.

Sudan PM unharmed in assassination bid: top aide

Sudan PM unharmed in assassination bid: top aide

Sudan's post-uprising Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok escaped unharmed Monday as an assassination attempt using explosives targeted his convoy in the capital Khartoum, his top aide said.

WWII American bomb defused in central Berlin

WWII American bomb defused in central Berlin

A 100-kilogramme (220-pound) US World War II bomb was defused overnight near Berlin's central hub of Alexanderplatz, police said Saturday.

French police hunt for man who left bomb in Lyon

French police hunt for man who left bomb in Lyon

Police hunted on Saturday for a man who left a bomb in a pedestrian shopping street in the central French city of Lyon on Friday that wounded 13 people.

Police say bomb find not linked to Christchurch attacks

Police say bomb find not linked to Christchurch attacks

New Zealand police on Wednesday ruled out any link between a bomb found in Christchurch and mosque shootings in March which killed 50 Muslim worshippers.

Bomb blast at Athens headquarters of media group

Bomb blast at Athens headquarters of media group

A bomb blast early Monday damaged a building in Athens housing the headquarters of Greece's private radio and television network Skai, but there were no casualties, police said.

Bomb in van kills 11 at checkpoint in Philippine south: army

Bomb in van kills 11 at checkpoint in Philippine south: army

A bomb exploded in a van and killed 11 people at a military checkpoint in the restive southern Philippines on Tuesday in an attack that officials blamed on militants with ties to the Islamic State group.

Roadside bomb hits Afghan bus, killing eight, wounding 40: officials

Roadside bomb hits Afghan bus, killing eight, wounding 40: officials

A roadside bomb which hit a bus in restive western Afghanistan on Tuesday killed at least eight people and wounded around 40, mostly women and children, officials said.

Lone suspect in blast near US embassy in Beijing caught

Lone suspect in blast near US embassy in Beijing caught

A bomb exploded outside the US embassy in Beijing on Thursday, wounding the lone assailant, the embassy said in a statement, although police described the weapon merely as a "firework device".

Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers

Taliban kill 16 Afghan soldiers, kidnap engineers

The Taliban resumed their campaign on Thursday after rejecting President Ashraf Ghani's request to extend their ceasefire beyond Sunday.

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

A United Airlines flight from Rome to Chicago was diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland on Monday after "a message" was discovered on board, Irish police said.

Two men set off bomb in restaurant in Canada, 15 wounded: authorities

Two men set off bomb in restaurant in Canada, 15 wounded: authorities

Two unidentified men walked into a restaurant on Thursday in the Canadian city of Mississauga and set off a bomb, wounding more than a dozen people, and then fleeing, authorities said.