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German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

A German tourist was killed and an Argentine woman injured in a landmine explosion in Myanmar's eastern Shan state, local police said Wednesday ...

Landmine kills 11 pilgrims in southern Afghanistan

Landmine kills 11 pilgrims in southern Afghanistan

At least 11 pilgrims including seven children were killed and on Monday when their vehicle set off a landmine in southern Afghanistan, local government and health officials said.

Three schoolboys killed by mine in east Ukraine

Three schoolboys killed by mine in east Ukraine

Three teenage schoolboys were killed in eastern Ukraine when they triggered a mine in an area that has seen heavy fighting between separatists and Ukrainian troops, the region's separatist authorities said on Sunday.

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack

Three police officers were killed in eastern Kenya on Wednesday when their vehicle hit a landmine, a senior official said, in an attack claimed by Somali jihadist group al Shabaab.

Five peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush: UN

Five peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush: UN

The UN on Thursday said five Chadian peacekeepers had been killed and three others wounded during an ambush in northeastern Mali, raising concern over the rising body count ...