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Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Three gunmen attacked a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces from inside the building, security officials and the army said.

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen shot dead 13 people at a bar in the city of Minatitlan in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, authorities said on Friday, in one of the worst slayings to hit Mexico ...

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in downtown Mexico City, police said ...

Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul

Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul

Several gunmen were firing on a training facility overseen by the National Security Directorate -- Afghanistan's intelligence agency -- from a nearby construction site.

Gunmen take dozens hostage in eastern Afghan city

Gunmen take dozens hostage in eastern Afghan city

Suspected militants stormed a government building in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, taking dozens of people hostage after a suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance gate, officials and witnesses said.

Three dead, seven wounded in New Orleans shooting

Three dead, seven wounded in New Orleans shooting

Police superintendent Michael Harrison said one of the suspects was believed to be armed with a rifle, while the other carried a handgun.

Gunmen storm Iraqi Kurdish governor's office, one killed

Gunmen storm Iraqi Kurdish governor's office, one killed

Initial reports said two gunmen had stormed the building in Erbil in the early morning and had shot and wounded a policeman.

Unknown gunmen kill UN peacekeeper in northern Mali

Unknown gunmen kill UN peacekeeper in northern Mali

One peacekeeper was killed when two unknown gunmen opened fire on a United Nations vehicle in northern Mali, the UN mission in Mali (MINUSMA) said Saturday.

More than 30 dead after overnight battle at Kabul hotel

More than 30 dead after overnight battle at Kabul hotel

Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although the final toll of dead and wounded may still be higher.

9 killed after gunmen storm Pakistan student accommodation

9 killed after gunmen storm Pakistan student accommodation

At least nine people including five students were killed in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Friday when militants stormed an agriculture training centre

Suspected mastermind of Mumbai attacks freed

Suspected mastermind of Mumbai attacks freed

A Pakistani court on Wednesday ordered the release of one of the alleged masterminds of the 2008 Mumbai attacks which killed more than 160 people.

Finnish woman kidnapped in Afghanistan freed

Finnish woman kidnapped in Afghanistan freed

A German aid worker and an Afghan guard were killed and the Finnish woman was abducted as gunmen stormed the guest house in Kabul in May.