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Canadian man found guilty of trying to join IS

20 June, 2017

A 29-year-old Canadian was found guilty of attempting to join the Islamic State group in Syria, reports said on Tuesday, in the first case of its kind in Canada.

Taliban attack on Afghanistan police HQ kills dozens

18 June, 2017

A Taliban suicide bomb and gun attack on Sunday targeted police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan killing at least five officers and wounding 18 other people.

Activists want India's 'hate-preacher' Zakir Naik banned from Lebanon

15 June, 2017

Activists in Lebanon are launching a campaign to ban controversial Indian preacher Zakir Naik from entering the country, after a local cleric invited him for a speaking event.

The forgotten state violence victims in Eiffel Tower solidarity

04 June, 2017

As long as we are less likely to show solidarity with victims of state violence, governments would feel as though they are able to instil bloodsheds in homes without accountability.

Five-year-old refugee killed by Afghan national in German camp

04 June, 2017

A 41-year-old Afghan national stabbed a five-year-old child refugee at a shelter in southeastern Germany, authorities said on Sunday.

Three explosions hit funeral of Kabul protester, killing dozens

03 June, 2017

Three blasts hit mourners at a cemetery in the Khair Khana district.

Carnage in Kabul as scores killed in truck bomb

31 May, 2017

At least 80 people have been killed and 320 wounded, but authorities warn the toll could yet rise.

In Sweden, unaccompanied Afghan teenage refugees turn to heroin

30 May, 2017

Around 100 unaccompanied asylum seekers under the age of 18 have been caught using heroin as they wait for their applications to be processed.

Bomb blast kills Afghanis on first day of Ramadan

27 May, 2017

A huge car bomb has killed at least 18 people in eastern Afghanistan, mostly civilians marking the first day of Ramadan where Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset.

Zarif is wrong: Iran has no interest in peace

26 May, 2017

Comment: In his recent article, Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif claims he will gift peace to the region; an assertion to be treated with suspicion and contempt, writes Malak Chabkoun.

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