Casualty Figure Raised In Attack On Pakistan Election Rally

Pakistani volunteers search a destroyed vehicle at the site of a suicide-bomb attack at an election campaign rally in Peshawar. The death toll has increased in the aftermath of a suicide-bomb attack at an election campaign rally in northwest Pakistan. Hospital officials in the city of Peshawar told RFE/RL on April 17 that at least 16 people died and More...

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By Editorial Team On Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Americans killed in Afghanistan attacks

A car bomb blast in Afghanistan has killed five Americans, including three US soldiers and a young diplomat, while an American civilian died in a separate attack. An Afghan doctor was also killed in Saturday’s More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, April 5th, 2013

Iraq bombings kill soldiers and civilians

Two bomb attacks have killed six people including three soldiers in two Iraqi cities, according to government officials. In the first incident on Friday, a police officer said, attackers detonated a bomb as an More...

By Editorial Team On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Taliban Attacks Western Afghan Courthouse, At Least 50 Dead

Afghan officials say at least 53 people have been killed and dozens more injured during an attack by the Taliban in western Afghanistan. Authorities in Farah Province say a seven-hour gunbattle with security forces More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, April 1st, 2013

Deadly Suicide Bombing Hits Iraq Police Station

Iraqi officials say a suicide bomber has attacked a police station in Tikrit, killing at least seven people and wounding at least 14. Police and medical sources in the city 180 kilometers north of Baghdad say a More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, March 29th, 2013

Suicide bomber strikes in Pakistan’s Peshawar

A suicide bomber  has targeted a senior Pakistani police commander in the northwestern city of Peshawar, killing at least 10 people and wounding 18 others, officials have said. Police official Dost Mohammed Khan said More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Bomb kills politicians in disputed Iraqi town

A roadside bomb has ripped through an armoured car, killing two local politicians and badly wounding a third in a disputed town north of Baghdad, officials said. The explosion struck on Tuesday just north of the More...

By Editorial Team On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Assad vows to ‘cleanse’ Syria after blast

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has vowed to “cleanse” his country of extremism, a day after a blast in a central Damascus mosque killed scores of people, including a key pro-regime Sunni cleric. State More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Dozens killed in Baghdad bomb blasts on 10th anniversary of Iraq invasion

A series of car bombs and a suicide attack have reportedly killed dozens of people and wounded many more in Shi’ite districts in and around the Iraqi capital Baghdad. It comes on the 10th anniversary of the US-led More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, March 17th, 2013

Al Qaeda claims assault on Iraqi justice ministry

Al Qaeda’s Iraqi affiliate said on Sunday it carried out a coordinated suicide bomb and gun attack on the country’s justice ministry last week that killed at least 25 people in the center of Baghdad. The More...