Islamic State Suicide Bomber Kills 14 in Afghanistan : Two Indian Nationals Among Victims

Police and fire fighters are seen at the site of a blast in Kabul June 20, 2016. REUTERS/Mirwais Harooni

Kabul : Two Indians were among 14 people, providing security to the Canadian embassy here, killed when a suicide bomber targeted their mini bus in the Afghan capital June 20, Indian and Afghan authorities said, while two other blasts claimed 10 more lives elsewhere in the country. Most of the other killed were Nepalese. Indian External Affairs Spokesperson Vikas Swarup

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Bomber hits field hospital as Libyan forces battle Islamic State in Sirte

Bomber hits field hospital as Libyan forces battle Islamic State in Sirte

Tripoli : A suicide bomber killed three and wounded seven at a field hospital for forces fighting Islamic State in their Libyan coastal stronghold of Sirte on Sunday, a security source said. The bombing caused extensive damage to the hospital, about 50 km (30 miles) from the front line, the source said. Two other attempted suicide bombings against forces positioned

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Islamic State’s Latest Suicide Bomber: Elderly, Frail, Partially Toothless Man Looking for ‘the Way to Paradise’

The elderly man said a suicide mission was “the way to Paradise.” (Image source: Islamic State video via MEMRI)

Baghdad : The Islamic State group has boasted about its use of children — the so-called Cubs of the Caliphate — to carry out violent attacks and killings. Now the terrorist organization has apparently reached out to the elderly demographic to fill its ranks. A new video believed to be from the Islamic State in Iraq shows an elderly jihadist

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Tunisia says suicide bomber carried out bus attack claimed by Islamic State

A damaged bus is seen at the scene of a bomb attack in Tunis

Tunis : Tunisian authorities said on Wednesday a suicide bomber wearing a vest packed with plastic explosive blew up a presidential guard bus a day earlier, killing at least 12 troops in an attack claimed by Islamic State militants. Tuesday’s explosion on a main boulevard in the capital drove home the vulnerability of Tunisia to Islamist militancy, following assaults on

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