Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Attack News

Death toll from weekend Kabul wedding attack now 80

Kabul - The death toll from an Islamic State attack on a Kabul wedding at the weekend has reached at least 80, an official said Wednesday, as the Afghan capital still reels from the deadliest blast in more than a year.

Scores wounded as series of blasts rock eastern Afghan city

Jalalabad - Scores of people including children were wounded Monday after a series of explosions shook the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, as the country's independence day was marred by bloodshed.

Kabul's glitzy wedding industry fears for future after attack

Kabul - For years, as violence raged through Afghanistan, lavish weddings offered a rare opportunity for celebration, but now even that is under threat after last weekend's deadly attack on a party venue sent shock waves through one of Kabul's key industries.

IS bomber kills 63 at Kabul wedding as US finalises pullout

Kabul - Joy and celebration turned into horror and carnage when an Islamic State suicide bomber targeted a packed Afghan wedding hall, killing at least 63 people in the deadliest attack to rock Kabul in months, officials and witnesses said Sunday.

At least 20 wounded, many feared dead in Kabul wedding blast

Kabul - At least 20 people were wounded in a blast at a Kabul wedding late Saturday, a local hospital said, while a witness told AFP he had seen many dead bodies at the scene.

At least two dead as Afghan TV bus bombed in Kabul

Kabul - Two people were killed in a blast targeting workers for an Afghan television station Sunday, while elsewhere in the war-torn nation at least seven police officers died in an insider attack by Taliban loyalists, officials said.

At least two dead as Afghan TV bus bombed in Kabul

Kabul - Two people were killed in a blast targeting workers for an Afghan television station Sunday, while elsewhere in the war-torn nation at least seven police officers died in an "insider attack" by Taliban loyalists, officials said.

Afghan soldier killed two US troops: official

Kabul - An Afghan soldier was responsible for the killing of two American troops a day earlier, an official told AFP Tuesday, in what appears to be the latest example of an insider attack.

At least three killed in Taliban attack on police base

Ghazni - At least three police officers were killed and a dozen more wounded Saturday when a Taliban suicide bomber drove an explosives-packed, US-made armoured vehicle into a compound in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.

Turkish diplomat among two shot dead in Iraq's Arbil

The Turkish vice consul to Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region was among at least two people shot dead Wednesday in the regional capital Arbil, prompting pledges of "retaliation" from Ankara.

Man found guilty over car attack outside UK parliament

London - A London jury on Wednesday convicted a man of attempted murder after he tried to mow down cyclists, pedestrians and police with his car outside the British parliament last year, in an attack prosecutors said had a terrorist motive.

26 killed in deadly Somalia hotel siege

Mugadishu - Twenty-six people were killed and 56 injured in a 12-hour attack by Al-Shabaab jihadists on a popular hotel that ended early Saturday in the southern Somali port city of Kismayo.

Three accomplices given long sentences for Kenya university attack

Nairobi - A Nairobi court Wednesday sentenced three men to terms ranging from 41 years to life in prison for abetting the massacre of 148 people by Somali jihadists at Garissa University in northeast Kenya in 2015.

Tunisia's President Essebsi in 'critical condition'

Tunis - Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi was in "critical condition" Thursday after being taken to hospital with a serious illness, a key adviser said.

President falls ill as IS-claimed attacks hit Tunisia capital

Tunis - Double suicide attacks shook Tunisia's capital Thursday, even as the country was plunged into uncertainty with the hospitalisation of President Beji Caid Essebsi who was said to be "seriously ill".

Double suicide blasts wound nine in Tunisia capital

Tunis - Two suicide bombers attacked police and the national guard in the Tunisian capital on Thursday, wounding at least nine people including several civilians, the interior ministry said.

Belgium arrests man suspected of plotting attack on US embassy

Apo - Belgian counter-terror police have arrested a man suspected of plotting an attack against the US embassy in Brussels, federal prosecutors said Monday.

Crusaders to keep name, despite backlash after NZ mosque attacks

Wellington - New Zealand rugby bosses have confirmed the Canterbury Crusaders will keep their name for at least another year, despite a backlash following the mosque attacks in the team's hometown of Christchurch in March.

Lone attacker kills four in Lebanon's Tripoli

Tripoli - A lone gunman killed four members of the security forces in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli overnight before blowing himself up, officials said Tuesday.

Three blasts hit Kabul, killing one and injuring 17

Kabul - One person was killed and 17 others wounded Sunday in three successive blasts in Kabul, Afghan officials said, capping a murderous week of mayhem across the city.

Six dead in IS-claimed blast at Kabul military academy

Kabul - At least six people were killed and 16 more wounded in a suicide blast outside a military academy in the Afghan capital on Thursday, an official said.

Japan police search home of stabbing attacker

Apo - Japanese police on Wednesday searched the home of the man behind a stabbing rampage in the town of Kawasaki a day earlier that killed two people, including a child.

Four dead in new attack on Burkina Faso Christians

Ouagadougou - Four people were killed Sunday at a Catholic church in northern Burkina Faso in the latest in a series of attacks on Christian targets in the region, according to a bishop in the region and a security source.

Sixth suspect held in Strasbourg market attack inquiry

Strasbourg - French police investigating the Christmas Market attack in Strasbourg in which five people died have arrested a sixth person, a judicial source said on Wednesday.

Film about the Christchurch mosque massacre announced at Cannes

Cannes - The New Zealand mosque massacre in which a white supremacist slaughtered 51 people is to be turned into a movie called "Hello Brother", its producer told media at Cannes on Wednesday.

Austria far-right figure admits e-mails with NZ attack suspect

Vienna - The leader of an Austrian far-right group has confirmed a media report that he had more extensive contact with the suspect behind deadly mosque attacks in New Zealand than previously admitted.

Gunmen storm luxury hotel in Pakistan port city of Gwadar

Islamabad - At least one person has been killed after three gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the southwestern Pakistani city of Gwadar, the centrepiece of a multi-billion dollar Chinese infrastructure project, the military said Saturday.

Hate crime charges for California synagogue attack suspect

Los Angeles - A teenager accused of shooting dead a woman and wounding three other people at a synagogue in California was charged on Thursday with more than 100 federal hate crimes and civil rights violations.

Kabul aid groups reel after nine killed in Taliban attack

Kabul - Humanitarian groups were reeling Thursday from yet another attack targeting aid workers in Afghanistan, as authorities confirmed nine people had been killed in a Taliban assault in Kabul a day earlier.

Kabul aid groups reel after nine killed in Taliban attack

Kabul - Humanitarian groups were reeling Thursday from yet another attack targeting aid workers in Afghanistan, as officials confirmed nine people had been killed in a Taliban attack in Kabul a day earlier.
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 54 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Attack


Attack Image

John Chelminiak is recovering from a  horrendous fight  with black bear
John Chelminiak is recovering from a "horrendous fight" with black bear
Seattle Times screengrab
Konstantin Fetisov  on the left  in coma  after brutal attack
Konstantin Fetisov, on the left, in coma, after brutal attack
photo provided by Mikhail Mateev, ecmo.ru
Parabats make a mock attack at Tempe Sports Ground.
Parabats make a mock attack at Tempe Sports Ground.
REMEMBERED: People affected by the events in Nice  France  set up a memorial on the sidewalk at the ...
REMEMBERED: People affected by the events in Nice, France, set up a memorial on the sidewalk at the site Thursday's attack that killed 84.
H.Murdock/VOA/Wikimedia Commons
AntiLeaks Twitter feed
AntiLeaks Twitter feed
AntiLeaks
83-year-old passenger attacks a bus driver in Tianjin  China causing a 9 vehicle pile up.
83-year-old passenger attacks a bus driver in Tianjin, China causing a 9 vehicle pile up.
YouTube
Group of drunken men and women attack synagogue in London s Stamford Hill.
Group of drunken men and women attack synagogue in London's Stamford Hill.
YouTube
Is Google watching you?
Is Google watching you?
YouTube
A Denel Rooivalk begins a bombing run at an air show in Pretoria.
A Denel Rooivalk begins a bombing run at an air show in Pretoria.
Untitled
Fox
Untitled
IDF
Two mean-looking South African Rooivalk attack helicopters.
Two mean-looking South African Rooivalk attack helicopters.
ATTRACTION: Photo shows Pier 14 on the San Francisco waterfront  the popular tourist attraction wher...
ATTRACTION: Photo shows Pier 14 on the San Francisco waterfront, the popular tourist attraction where a young woman was shot and killed last Wednesday.
Almonroth / Wikimedia Commons
Chad Fortune s leg after bear takes a bite and hospital stitches it up
Chad Fortune's leg after bear takes a bite and hospital stitches it up
screengrab from Christina Rohn's video
A Rooivalk attack helicopter firing at the Roodewal Bombing Range in South Africa.
A Rooivalk attack helicopter firing at the Roodewal Bombing Range in South Africa.
Lizard Squad attacked the Malaysia Airlines website  replacing the homepage.
Lizard Squad attacked the Malaysia Airlines website, replacing the homepage.
TechCrunch
Tiny shark attacks snorkeler
Tiny shark attacks snorkeler
ebaums world
A picture of the alleged assailant attacking her supposed victim caught on camera.
A picture of the alleged assailant attacking her supposed victim caught on camera.
YouTube via Livelink
Bat used to attack Konstantin Fetisov  broken in two pieces  Nov 4  not taken by Russian police as e...
Bat used to attack Konstantin Fetisov, broken in two pieces, Nov 4, not taken by Russian police as evidence.
dervishv
Fascists attack Madrid s Catalan center on Catalonia Day  September 11  2013.
Fascists attack Madrid's Catalan center on Catalonia Day, September 11, 2013.
Video screengrab

Latest News
Top News