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Bomb Attack at Soccer Game Near Mosul, Iraq

A car bomb and at least one suspected suicide bomber killed at least eight people in Mosul, Iraq and wounded around 120 during a soccer match on Friday in northern Iraq. The blasts ocurred in Tal Afar, a town predominantly inhabited by Shi’ite Turkmen about 40 miles west of the city of Mosul, where Sunni […]

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Bomb Attack at Political Rally in Timergarah and US Consulate in Pakistan Kills Over 40, Injures Over 80

Bomb attacks in northwest Pakistan killed 41 an wounded 80 in an attack on a political rally of the secular Awami National party in Timergarah in the Lower Dir district, next to the Swat valley. In a separate attack of car bombs and grenades, Islamist militants attacked the US consulate in Peshawar, the region’s main […]

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Three Killed, 20 Injured Salarzai District in Northwest Pakistan

A roadside bomb killed two anti-Taliban tribal elders and a woman travelling on a bus Thursday in in Salarzai district in the tribal region of Bajaur in northwest Pakistan. At least 20 passengers were injured in the blast of the IED. Wikipedia: Salarzai | Bajaur | Pakistan SOURCE: AFP Three killed, 20 hurt in NW […]

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2 US Troops Killed by Roadside Bomb in Southern Afghanistan

NATO reported that two US service members have been killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan. Tuesday’s bomb attack mark the 18th death of Americans killed in Afghanistan this year. SOURCE: ynetnews.com 2 US troops killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

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Bomb, Gun Attack by Taliban in Kabul, Afghanistan

MON JAN 18 2010 KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — Taliban militant insurgents attacked the presidential palace, several ministries and the Serena Hotel — host of many foreigners and visiting politicians. The attack began with gunfire about 10:00 a.m. Monday in downtown Kabul. At least five explosions heard. Afghan security forces (about 200 members) responded to combat the […]

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Defne Bayrak, Proud of Husband CIA Bomber Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi

Defne Bayrak, the wife of double agent Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi, who killed seven CIA officers in a suicide attack at FOB Chapman, Afghanistan, said on Thursday that her husband regarded the United States as an enemy and she was proud of his mission. “I am proud of my husband. He has carried out a […]

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Journalist Michelle Lang Among Five Canadians Killed in Kandahar, Afghanistan Bomb Attack

WED DEC 30 2009 — A Canadian journalist Michelle Lang and four soldier were killed by and IED detonation while traveling with a provincial reconstruction team. Calgary Reporter Michelle Lang

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5 injured in Narathiwat bomb attack in Thailand

THU DEC 24 2009 Narathiwat – Two soldiers and three civilians were injured when insurgents detonated a homemade bomb hidden in a motorcycle parked outside a grocery store near the Bannang Sata police station Thursday. Wikipedia: Narathiwat Province SOURCE: 5 injured in Narathiwat bomb attack

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Christians Attacked in Pre-Christmas Attacks in Iraq

WED DEC 23 2009 — Two churches attacked in Mosul: Chaldean Church of St. George and Syriac Orthodox Church of St. Thomas. A pre-Christmas attack on a church killed two people in the Iraqi city of Mosul Wednesday while a Sunni Arab candidate died in a bombing in Fallujah, the first such murder ahead of […]

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