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Two monks shot dead as violence flares in Thailand's deep south

Two monks shot dead as violence flares in Thailand's deep south

Gunmen in Thailand's deep south shot dead two Buddhist monks and wounded two others inside a temple, police said Saturday, capping a week of deadly violence as the prime minister vowed to ‘punish’ those responsible.

Four US troops reported among 16 dead in north Syria attack

Four US troops reported among 16 dead in north Syria attack

A bomb attack claimed by Islamic State killed US troops in northern Syria on Wednesday, weeks after President Donald Trump said the group was defeated there and he would pull out all American forces.

Thai security forces kill two linked to deadly shooting at school

Thai security forces kill two linked to deadly shooting at school

Two insurgents believed to be tied to a motorcycle drive-by shooting at a school in Thailand's south were shot dead Saturday, police said, as UNICEF warned of trauma for children near the scene of the lunchtime violence.

At least 43 killed in Kabul government compound attack

At least 43 killed in Kabul government compound attack

An hours-long gun and suicide attack on a Kabul government compound killed at least 43 people, the health ministry said Tuesday, making it one of the deadliest assaults on the Afghan capital this year.

Police to charge Strasbourg gunman's 'accomplice'

Police to charge Strasbourg gunman's 'accomplice'

French anti-terrorist officials said Monday they would shortly file charges against a man arrested in connection with the mass shooting at a Christmas market in Strasbourg last week.

Germany opens probe against Strasbourg attack suspect

Germany opens probe against Strasbourg attack suspect

German prosecutors have launched an investigation into the suspect in the deadly gun attack at a Christmas market in eastern France, a spokesman for the service said Thursday.

11 security personnel dead across two Afghan provinces

11 security personnel dead across two Afghan provinces

At least 11 police and Afghan national army officers have been killed in fresh Taliban attacks, officials said Wednesday.

Hunt for gunman after Strasbourg market attack kills three

Hunt for gunman after Strasbourg market attack kills three

Hundreds of security forces were Wednesday deployed in the hunt for a lone gunman who killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in Strasbourg ...

29 hurt in suicide blast in Cameroon's Far North: security sources

29 hurt in suicide blast in Cameroon's Far North: security sources

At least 29 people were wounded Wednesday when a women bomber blew herself up in a border town in Cameroon's Far North, a region frequently hit by Boko Haram militants, security sources said.

12 dead in suspected Mozambique militant attack

12 dead in suspected Mozambique militant attack

Twelve people have been killed in a suspected militant attack in northern Mozambique, with thousands of villagers fleeing the area into neighbouring Tanzania, police sources said Sunday.

Two suspects arrested following attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

Two suspects arrested following attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

Pakistani authorities arrested two suspects on Saturday in the attack on the Chinese consulate in the southern city of Karachi.

Eight killed as gunmen attack French drilling camp in Niger

Eight killed as gunmen attack French drilling camp in Niger

Seven employees of a French mineral and water drilling firm and a local official were killed early Thursday when gunmen attacked their site in southeastern Niger, the company said.