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Syrians in frantic search for their children after blast

- Fatima Rashid was recovering in a Syrian hospital after a deadly suicide blast when she glanced at a teenager with a bloody, disfigured face. She did not recognise her daughter.

Russia detains 8 over Saint Petersburg metro bombing

Sanktpeterburg - Russian investigators on Thursday detained eight people suspected of involvement in the Saint Petersburg metro bombing, as the country held commemorative rallies to honour the 13 victims.

Russia detains 8 over Saint Petersburg metro bombing

Sanktpeterburg - Russian investigators on Thursday detained eight people suspected of involvement in the Saint Petersburg metro bombing, as the country held commemorative rallies to honour the 13 victims.

Saint Petersburg tourists undeterred after metro attack

Sanktpeterburg - Dutch tourist Nina Bollen counted off the string of attacks that have hit Western capitals as she stood in the courtyard of the world famous Hermitage museum in Saint Petersburg."Paris, London, Berlin," the student told AFP.

Russia probes metro bomber as dead mourned

Sanktpeterburg - Russia on Wednesday scrambled to unravel the possible motives of the alleged bomber behind a blast in the Saint Petersburg metro that killed 13 people, as the grieving city mourned its dead.

'Both my eardrums burst': Saint Petersburg metro passenger recalls blast

Sanktpeterburg - When student Vladimir Zakharchenko hopped onto the third carriage of a Saint Petersburg metro train on Monday, he could not have imagined that his daily commute would finish in hospital.

Horror and mourning after Saint Petersburg blast

Sanktpeterburg - The blood-drenched bodies of the wounded lay on stretchers as Saint Petersburg residents stayed glued to their mobile phones, desperate for news from loved ones.

Russia metro blast: What we know

Sanktpeterburg - Fourteen people have died and dozens more injured in a blast on the Saint Petersburg metro system that authorities said was an "act of terror" carried out by a suicide bomber.

Saint Petersburg metro blast 'kills 10'

Sanktpeterburg - Around 10 people were feared dead and dozens injured Monday after an explosion rocked the metro system in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg, according to authorities, who were not ruling out a terror attack.

Saint Petersburg metro blast 'kills 10'

Sanktpeterburg - Around 10 people were feared dead and dozens injured Monday after an explosion rocked the metro system in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg, according to authorities, who were not ruling out a terror attack.

Saint Petersburg metro blast 'kills 10'

Sanktpeterburg - Around 10 people were feared dead and dozens injured Monday after an explosion rocked the metro system in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg, according to authorities, who were not ruling out a terror attack.

Suicide bomber kills 25 at Damascus courthouse

Damascus - A suicide bomber attacked a courthouse in the centre of the Syrian capital on Wednesday, killing at least 25 people and wounding others, state media reported.

Blast destroys telecom company bus in Kabul rush hour

Kabul - A suicide car bomber rammed into a bus carrying employees of one of Afghanistan's biggest telecom companies during rush hour Monday, just days after a deadly insurgent assault on the country's largest military hospital.

Blast destroys telecom company bus in Kabul rush hour

Kabul - A suicide car bomber rammed into a bus carrying employees of one of Afghanistan's biggest telecom companies during rush hour Monday, just days after a deadly insurgent assault on the country's largest military hospital.

Blast destroys telecom company bus in Kabul rush hour

Kabul - A suicide car bomber rammed into a bus carrying employees of one of Afghanistan's biggest telecom companies during rush hour Monday, just days after a deadly insurgent assault on the country's largest military hospital.

Turkey car bomb kills child, wounds 17

Ankara - A car bomb on Friday rocked the southeastern Turkish province of Sanliurfa, close to the Syrian border, killing a child and wounding 17 people, the provincial governor's office said.

Bomb kills seven at Syria-Jordan border camp: monitor

Birut - A car bomb blast killed at least seven civilians at a camp for displaced Syrians by the border with Jordan on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

IS claims latest deadly Baghdad attack

Baghdad - The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack that killed at least 32 people Monday in Baghdad.

Blast in Kabul hits Afghan MP's vehicle, three wounded

Kabul - An Afghan MP was among at least three people wounded when a roadside bomb struck his vehicle in Kabul Wednesday, officials said, in the latest in a series of attacks on lawmakers.

Death toll rises to 36 in Mexico fireworks blasts

Mexico - The death toll from an explosion at Mexico's largest fireworks market rose to 36 after a woman with burns on 90 percent of her body died, hospital officials said.

Death toll rises to 35 in Mexico fireworks blasts

Tultepec - The death toll in a fiery wave of blasts at Mexico's largest fireworks market has risen to 35, authorities said Thursday as mourners held funerals for people killed in the tragedy.

Mexico probes deadly fireworks blast

Tultepec - Mexico worked to identify charred bodies left by an explosion that killed at least 33 people at its biggest fireworks market, as authorities investigated what caused the multi-colored salvo of destruction.

Mexico fireworks blast 'like a plane crash'

Tultepec - One moment, the afternoon sky was clear. The next, it was echoing with the crack and thunder of exploding fireworks, filled with multicolored smoke.

At least 31 dead, 72 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast

Tultepec - A massive explosion gutted Mexico's biggest fireworks market, killing at least 31 people and injuring 72, the authorities said.

Nine killed, 70 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast

Mexico - A massive explosion gutted Mexico's biggest fireworks market Tuesday, killing at least nine people and injuring 70, police said.

Several wounded in car bombing in central Turkish city

Istanbul - Several people were wounded on Saturday in a car bombing targeting off-duty soldiers travelling on a bus in the central Turkish city of Kayseri, the latest in a string of attacks in Turkey in recent weeks.

Child with explosives caused Damascus blast: Syria media

Damascus - A blast that rocked a police station in southeast Damascus on Friday was caused by a seven-year-old girl carrying a belt of explosives, Syrian media reported.

Turkey detains Kurds, hits militants after twin bombings

Ankara - Turkey detained over 200 people including dozens of officials from pro-Kurdish parties and struck Kurdish militants in Iraq on Monday in response to this weekend's twin bombings claimed by a radical Kurd separatist group.

Loud explosion heard in Istanbul: AFP

Istanbul - The sound of an explosion was heard on the European side of Istanbul on Saturday, an AFP journalist reported.

Blast heard in Turkey's Gaziantep could be caused by jets: governor

Ankara - A loud explosion was heard in the Turkish city of Gaziantep late Friday, which the governor's office said could have been caused by jets taking part in the military incursion in neighbouring Syria.
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