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Over 40 killed in attack on refugee base in Central African Republic

Over 40 killed in attack on refugee base in Central African Republic

More than 40 people were killed and dozens wounded in Central African Republic in an attack on a Catholic mission sheltering 20,000 refugees, a regional lawmaker said.

Ukrainian activist dies three months after acid attack

Ukrainian activist dies three months after acid attack

Ukrainian anti-corruption campaigner Kateryna Gandzyuk, seriously injured in an acid attack in July, has died in hospital, supporters and the government said Sunday.

NATO says foreign soldier killed in Afghan insider attack

NATO says foreign soldier killed in Afghan insider attack

A foreign soldier was killed and two others wounded in an insider attack in Afghanistan on Monday, NATO said, days after a gunman wounded a US general at a high-level security meeting.

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia on Sunday executed by firing squad a man linked to one of the country's deadliest ever attacks, one year after the tragedy which left over 500 dead, a court statement and police sources said.

14 civilians die in DR Congo machete attack: official

14 civilians die in DR Congo machete attack: official

Machete-wielding attackers killed at least 14 civilians in the Democratic Republic of Congo's restive North Kivu province, a local official said Sunday, in a wave of violence plaguing the mineral-rich region.

Death toll in Afghan suicide attack soars to 68

Death toll in Afghan suicide attack soars to 68

The death toll from a suicide attack on Afghan protesters has soared to 68, officials said Wednesday, as violence flares across the country ahead of elections.

Turkey's Erdogan says attack on economy no different from attack on flag

Turkey's Erdogan says attack on economy no different from attack on flag

President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said an attack on Turkey's economy was no different from a strike against its flag or call to prayer, responding to a recent currency sell-off ...

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

Knifeman killed in Spain police station attack

A man armed with a knife was killed when he attacked a police station near the northeastern Spanish city of Barcelona early Monday, police said.

Dozens dead, wounded in attack on Yemen bus carrying children: Red Cross

Dozens dead, wounded in attack on Yemen bus carrying children: Red Cross

An attack on a bus carrying children in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday left dozens of people dead or wounded, the International Committee of the Red Cross said.

Armed attackers killed 4 tourists in Tajikistan: police

Armed attackers killed 4 tourists in Tajikistan: police

Four tourists, including two Americans, were killed in Tajikistan on Sunday by armed attackers in what was originally reported as a hit-and-run road accident, the interior minister said Monday.

Gunmen attack South Sudan humanitarian convoy, driver killed-UNICEF

Gunmen attack South Sudan humanitarian convoy, driver killed-UNICEF

One person was killed when unidentified gunmen attacked a convoy of humanitarian trucks belonging to a contractor of UN children's agency UNICEF north of South Sudan's capital Juba on Wednesday, according to the agency.

At least 16 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attacks

At least 16 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attacks

Taliban militants have an active presence in at least six districts of Takhar province.