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Women, children killed in Pakistan roadside bomb

25 April, 2017

At least 10 people were killed, including women and children, when a passenger vehicle struck a roadside bomb in Pakistan's northwest tribal region on Tuesday, officials said.

Algerian police foil IS suicide bomb plot on Constantine

20 April, 2017

Police launched a raid on the IS-affiliated outfit in eastern Algeria, after intelligence hinted at a planned suicide bomb attack on the city of Constantine.

US 'mother of all bombs' kills IS-militants in Afghanistan

14 April, 2017

The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb hit Islamic State positions in the Achin district in the eastern Nangarhar province on Thursday.

Massive blast kills dozens of worshippers at Egypt church

09 April, 2017

Scores of people were killed on Sunday when bomb blast went off inside a church in the Egyptian city of Tanta north of Cairo.

US soldier killed in anti-IS operations in Afghanistan

08 April, 2017

An American soldier was killed during operations against the Islamic State group in Afghanistan late on Saturday, the US military said in a statement posted on Twitter.

Will Assad's renewed atrocities galvanise Trump, where Obama failed?

06 April, 2017

Comment: Despite his promises, Obama failed to act when Assad 'crossed the red line'. Will the Syrian regime's chemical massacre push Trump into action? asks Kyle Orton.

Understanding the Islamic State: The way of strangers

06 April, 2017

Review: Graeme Wood's latest book, 'The way of Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State', does more than address the shortcomings of his earlier work, writes Gareth Browne in Mosul.

Dozens dead and wounded in Pakistan market blast

31 March, 2017

A Taliban-claimed market blast in Pakistan's Kurram tribal district on Friday left more than 20 people dead and scores more wounded.

Egypt's Sisi to meet Trump on April 3

29 March, 2017

The White House has announced that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would make an "official visit" to Washington on 3 April to "discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues".

Taliban attack kills six Afghan intelligence members

21 March, 2017

A suicide car bomber targeted a checkpoint in southern Helmand province manned by intelligence officers, in the latest attack by Taliban insurgents on Afghan security.

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