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Attack near US base in Afghanistan injures nearly 50 civilians

Attack near US base in Afghanistan injures nearly 50 civilians

Nearly 50 civilians were wounded in a complex attack that hit a medical facility near the largest US military base in Afghanistan early on Wednesday, officials said.

Iran quake injures more than 600, but no deaths reported: state TV

Iran quake injures more than 600, but no deaths reported: state TV

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake on Iran's western border with Iraq injured more than 600 people, most suffering minor wounds, state television said on Monday, but no fatalities had been reported.

Fifth device explodes in Texas; White House sees no link to terrorism

Fifth device explodes in Texas; White House sees no link to terrorism

A package bomb blew up at a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio on Tuesday, hastening investigators to seek the public's help in determining if there is any link to four homemade bombs that have rocked the state capital of Austin this month.

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

A man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is greatest) reached for a four-foot sword in his car and assaulted police officers outside Britain's Buckingham Palace on Friday night, police said.

Khan sworn in as London's first Muslim mayor

Khan sworn in as London's first Muslim mayor

Sadiq Khan was sworn in as London mayor on Saturday after being elected the first Muslim leader of a major Western capital, as the Conservatives defended attempts to link him to extremism during the campaign.

The EU facing existential threats

The EU facing existential threats

Since 2008, when the global financial crisis erupted, the European Union has been confronted by a succession of crises: