Pakistani police say gunmen riding on motorcycles have opened fire on a vehicle carrying paramilitary soldiers in the country’s southwest, killing four troops before fleeing.
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Two people were killed and at least 14 were wounded when a group of gunmen stormed the Afghanistan Save the Children aid agency in Jalalabad
Desperate guests threw themselves off balconies to their deaths as gunmen roamed Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel firing and throwing explosives in a deadly siege that ended
Gunmen killed six people during a 12-hour siege at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, according to Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP
Afghan security forces are laying siege to the hotel but terrorists are still in control of the upper floors where both guests and staff
An Afghan official says at least five civilians have been killed after gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul and have been fighting security forces
Two or three armed insurgents, amid an explosion and fire, entered the largest hotel in the Afghanistan capital, according to government officials. NYT > Home
Four gunmen believed to be wearing suicide vests have attacked the luxury Intercontinental Hotel (pictured) in the Afghan capital of Kabul – shooting at guests
Gunmen on Saturday launched an attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, according to Najib Danish, a spokesman for Afghanistan’s interior ministry. CNN.com – RSS Channel
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The deaths in the restive Casamance region, where a separatist insurgency has dragged on for decades, led to fears of renewed unrest in the area,
A Nigerian official says gunmen shot dead at least 17 worshippers who had attended a church service to usher in the new year. FOX News
Israel says militants in the Gaza Strip have fired several rockets at the Jewish state with two intercepted by its air defense system and another
Gunmen opened fire at a Coptic Christian church on the outskirts of Cairo on Friday, causing a number of injuries, the state-owned Al-Ahram newspaper reported.
A Libyan official says gunmen abducted and killed the mayor of the coastal city of Misrata soon after his return from a visit to Turkey.
Pakistani police say gunmen have stormed a government complex in the northwestern city of Peshawar, wounding 11 people. FOX News
At least 85 people were killed in an attack on a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai region on Friday, Egyptian state-owned news agency MENA reported.
A shooting on a party bus on Santa Monica’s Ocean Avenue early Saturday left one person dead and three others injured, and authorities are still
WARNING – GRAPHIC IMAGES: Shots and screams can be heard at the event in Leyton before a woman rushes to help a wounded man
The terrifying shooting happened in front of dozens of partygoers in east London mirror – Home
The Shabab, the Al Qaeda-affiliated militant group, claimed responsibility for the attack on a hotel popular with government ministers and Somali business leaders. NYT >
Somalia’s security ministry said Sunday that forces had killed two gunmen and captured three after a siege at a Mogadishu hotel following a twin car
At least two people were killed and eight others injured Friday when gunmen stormed a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul, officials said.
The assailants, believed to be Islamist extremists, opened fire at Aziz Istanbul, an eatery that is popular with foreigners. NYT > Home Page