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Roadside bomb kills 5 family members in southern Afghanistan


September 22nd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by BNO News
TARINKOT, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A roadside bomb attack killed at least five members of a family in southern Afghanistan, local authorities said Friday.The family was traveling in their vehicle and on ... Read more...

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Kurdish militants attack Turkish convoy, kill 7 soldiers


September 19th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by BNO News
BİNGÖL, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- At least ten Turkish soldiers were killed on Tuesday and more than 70 others were injured when suspected Kurdish rebels launched an attack against a military convoy ... Read more...

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Taliban leader, five others killed in Afghanistan (Lead)


February 27th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 27 (IANS) In a massive manhunt launched across Afghanistan, a key Taliban leader named Mullah Musazai responsible for killing five Polish soldiers last year was shot ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills police chief in southern Afghanistan


November 8th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by BNO News
LASHKARGAH, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A district police chief was among three people killed on late Sunday afternoon as a result of a roadside bomb attack in southern Afghanistan, officials confirmed on ... Read more...

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Turkey launches military operations in northern Iraq


October 21st, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by BNO News
ANKARA, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- The government of Turkey on Thursday launched a military operation against Kurdish rebels in southeastern Turkey and northern Iraq, officials said on Friday.The announcement comes after clashes ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician killed in blast


September 13th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 13 (IANS) A Pakistani politician, who was a staunch opponent of the Taliban, was Tuesday killed in a roadside bomb attack in northwest Pakistan, police said.Sher Khan, ... Read more...

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Six killed in Iraq bomb attack


March 6th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 6 (IANS) At least six people, including women and children, were killed and 12 injured in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq Sunday.The blast occurred in Iraq's southern ... Read more...

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Three Pakistani soldiers killed in bomb attack


October 20th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) A roadside bomb attack on a security forces convoy in Pakistan's tribal region killed at least three soldiers Wednesday, Xinhua reported.Two soldiers were also injured when ... Read more...

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Three US amputee veterans climb Africa’s tallest peak Mt.Kilimanjaro


August 12th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.12 (ANI): Three US amputee veterans have climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, enduring tumbles and sores.According to the BBC, only one of the three has a good leg.The veterans - ... Read more...

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Six soldiers, 15 civilians killed in Afghanistan


July 31st, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 30 (DPA) Six NATO-led soldiers were killed in separate attacks in southern Afghanistan, while 15 Afghan civilians died in violence elsewhere in the country, officials said Friday. Two soldiers affiliated ... Read more...

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Bomb attack in Thailand kills 3 soldiers


July 3rd, 2010 - 3:46 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) – Another bomb attack in Thailand's Yala Province killed three soldiers on a teacher protection patrol duty on Friday, less than 24 hours after a previous bomb attack ... Read more...

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Five NATO troops killed in Afghanistan (Lead)


February 14th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Kandahar, Feb 13 (DPA) Two NATO and three US soldiers were killed in separate attacks Saturday in southern Afghanistan, the same day thousands of US, British and Afghan forces began their ... Read more...

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4 NATO troops, 11 militants killed in Afghanistan


January 11th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 11 (DPA) Three US soldiers were killed in southern Afghanistan, while one NATO soldier and 11 Taliban militants were killed elsewhere in the country, officials said Monday. The US soldiers ... Read more...

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Two soldiers, 16 Taliban killed in Afghanistan


July 26th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 26 (DPA) Two Afghan army soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan, while Afghan troops backed by international forces killed 16 insurgents in the same ... Read more...

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Five security officers killed in Pakistan


July 20th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar (Pakistan), July 20 (ANI): At least five security personnel were killed in an ambush and in a roadside bomb attack in Peshawar and Bannu on Monday.Four security personnel were killed on ... Read more...

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8 killed, 50 wounded in Baghdad bomb attacks


June 22nd, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, June 22 (Xinhua) Eight people were killed and 50 wounded in a car bomb blast and a roadside bomb attack in Baghdad Monday, an official said. At least five people were killed ... Read more...

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The ‘indestructable’ Brit sergeant that the Taliban just can’t blow up


April 23rd, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): British Sergeant Alan Dennis, who has been dubbed "indestructable Den", is the man the Taliban just can't kill, and he is proud to point this out after ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops kill 25 militants, NATO supply tanker bombed (Lead)


February 21st, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 21 (DPA) Pakistani security forces have killed 25 militants in overnight clashes as a separate roadside bomb attack Saturday on a NATO oil tanker left one dead in a tribal ... Read more...

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30 people killed in Mogadishu fighting


February 3rd, 2009 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Feb 3 (Xinhua) Nearly 30 people were killed and many more wounded Monday when the African Union (AU) peacekeeping forces opened fired on a minibus in the Somalian capital, an official ... Read more...

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British soldier becomes first victim of 2009 in Afghanistan


January 2nd, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 2 (DPA) A British soldier was killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan, marking the first loss of the year for the NATO-led international forces in the war-ravaged country, officials ... Read more...

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Female bomber hits Green Zone in Baghdad, 20 dead in attacks (Lead)


November 25th, 2008 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Nov 24 (DPA) A female suicide bomber killed at least seven people Monday at an entrance to the fortified Baghdad diplomatic and governmental area known as the Green Zone, satellite news ... Read more...

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Clashes, attack claim 14 lives in Afghanistan


October 14th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 14 (DPA) Gunmen killed a senior provincial official in southern Afghanistan while a US-led coalition soldier was killed and several others were wounded in a roadside bomb attack in the ... Read more...

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Three US soldiers killed in Iraq


June 25th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Baghdad, June 25 (Xinhua) At least three US soldiers and their interpreter have been killed in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq's eastern province of Nineveh, officials said Wednesday. The incident took ... Read more...

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Somali president escapes roadside bomb attack


June 18th, 2008 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Mogadishu, June 18 (DPA) A roadside bomb killed three policemen, one of them a senior officer, in Mogadishu Wednesday just minutes after a convoy carrying Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed had driven ... Read more...

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Five killed, scores wounded in Colombo train blast (Lead)


May 26th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, May 26 (IANS) At least five civilians were killed and scores wounded when a powerful bomb ripped through a crowded train at Dehiwela on the outskirts of Colombo Monday evening, military ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb blast kills priest in Sri Lanka


April 20th, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA Colombo, April 20 (DPA) A Christian priest and rights activist was killed in a roadside bomb attack in a rebel-controlled area in northern Sri Lanka, a pro-rebel website said Sunday. The Tamilnet ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb attack kills four in Iraq


March 22nd, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Baghdad, March 22 (Xinhua) Two US soldiers and two Iraqi civilians were killed in a roadside bomb attack northwest of Baghdad Saturday, the US military said. The incident occurred when a roadside ... Read more...

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Iraq bomb attack kills three US soldiers


March 11th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Baghdad, March 11 (Xinhua) Three US soldiers and their interpreter were killed in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq's volatile eastern province of Diyala, the US military said. The incident took place ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills two, injures 20 in Pakistan


March 1st, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Islamabad, March 1 (DPA) Two people were killed and 20 injured in a suicide attack at a security convoy in north-west Pakistan Saturday, as the police launched a probe into the bombing ... Read more...

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Explosion kills eight in northwest Pakistan


March 1st, 2008 - 12:53 am ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Islamabad, Feb 29 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and more than 50 injured Friday in an explosion during the funeral ceremony of a police official who was killed in ... Read more...

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Security upgraded for Sri Lankan parliamentarians


January 9th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by admin
Colombo, Jan.9 (ANI): Following Tuesday's assassination of Sri Lanka's Minister for Nation-Building, D.M. Dassanayake, the Government has increased security for Members of Parliament. Dassanayake was killed by a roadside bomb attack on ... Read more...

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