Gulf Times - Gun-attack
Canadian police hunt gunman in Nova Scotia, cite 'several victims'

Canadian police hunt gunman in Nova Scotia, cite 'several victims'

Police in the Atlantic Canadian province of Nova Scotia on Sunday were hunting for a 51-year-old man who they said was suspected of shootings that had resulted in "several victims".

Dozens killed as gunmen attack Afghan political rally

Dozens killed as gunmen attack Afghan political rally

Dozens of people were killed when gunmen opened fire at a political rally in Kabul on Friday, in the deadliest assault in Afghanistan since the US signed a withdrawal deal with the Taliban.

Gunmen kill 12 in central Nigeria attack

Gunmen kill 12 in central Nigeria attack

Gunmen have killed 12 people in an attack on a village in a region of central Nigeria known for bloody clashes between cattle herders and farmers, police said on Thursday.

Six killed in Tanzania attack near border with Mozambique

Six killed in Tanzania attack near border with Mozambique

Six Tanzanians were shot dead and seven others injured in an attack carried out by unidentified assailants in a village bordering a region in Mozambique

15 killed in suspected rebel attacks in Thailand's south

15 killed in suspected rebel attacks in Thailand's south

At least fifteen people were gunned down in an ambush by suspected militants in Thailand's violence-wracked south

Attackers kill three in heavily guarded district of Bujumbura

Attackers kill three in heavily guarded district of Bujumbura

Gunmen wearing police and army uniforms killed three people and injured three others at a bar in a heavily guarded neighbourhood of Burundi's biggest city Bujumbura late on Friday

Russian soldier kills 8 in gun attack at Siberian army base

Russian soldier kills 8 in gun attack at Siberian army base

A Russian soldier on Friday opened fire on troops at a Siberian military base, killing eight and injuring two, officials said, blaming the attack on a possible "nervous breakdown".

3 dead, 7 wounded in DR Congo militia ambush

3 dead, 7 wounded in DR Congo militia ambush

Three people were killed and seven more wounded Monday in an ambush in eastern DR Congo blamed on a notorious Islamist-rooted militia, local officials said.

Gunmen on motorcycles kill 34 villagers in Nigeria

Gunmen on motorcycles kill 34 villagers in Nigeria

Gunmen have killed 34 people in Nigeria's northern Zamfara state where criminal gangs have been terrorising remote villages, police said Sunday.

Gunmen kill seven on bus bound for Egyptian monastery

Gunmen kill seven on bus bound for Egyptian monastery

Gunmen killed at least seven people and wounded 14 others in an attack on a bus driving towards a Coptic Christian monastery in Egypt on Friday, the Archbishop in Minya said.

At least 4 reported dead, 12 injured in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

At least 4 reported dead, 12 injured in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

An active shooting incident in the area of a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday resulted in "multiple casualties," a police commander said.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Libya checkpoint attack

Islamic State claims responsibility for Libya checkpoint attack

Thursday's attack took place between the towns of Zliten and Khoms on the coastal road leading from Tripoli to the port city of Misrata.