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Radio recording reveal Russia bombed 4 Syrian hospitals

Russia destroyed the medical facilities in a 12 hour period.

Tears, grief mark 17th anniversary of Indonesia’s Bali bombings

Grieving families, attack survivors and representatives from several embassies laid flowers at the memorial.

Court of Appeal upholds Movida bombers’ 25-year jail sentence

The court says the crime committed by the duo was serious as it not only caused injuries but also damaged property.

Swedish police release 2 men held over Copenhagen blast

Prosecutor declines to say if the two are still suspects.

63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast

The Taliban denies any involvement in the attack.

Blast rocks Copenhagen police station, no injuries reported

It is the second explosion in less than a week to hit the Danish capital following a similar blast at the city's national tax agency building.

Blast hits Copenhagen tax office

Two people were inside the building but both were unharmed, according to a statement by the Danish police.

Thailand links Bangkok bombs to southern insurgents

Thailand remains deeply divided after a controversial election in March returned a junta to power as a civilian government, but it is also locked in a violent rebellion in the south that has killed thousands over the past 15 years.

Thailand seeks over 10 suspects for Bangkok’s recent bombings

The violence has largely been confined to the Narathiwat region in the south, although militants have been blamed for bomb attacks in the capital in the past.

Blasts hit Bangkok as city hosts major security meeting

There is no immediate claim of responsibility.

Afghan VP candidate injured as Kabul blast kills 2, wounds another...

No militant group has claimed responsibility.

Karachi vice: Pakistani cop channels police stories into gritty novels

Personal tragedy haunts the hard-boiled novels that are turning top cop Omar Shahid Hamid into one of Pakistan's most popular English-language authors.

No IS link to Sri Lanka Easter attacks, says investigator

'They followed the IS ideology, but our investigations have not shown any link between them,' says Sri Lanka's head of the Criminals Investigation Department.

Iraqi militias bombed by unmanned aircraft, 1 killed

The Pentagon denies that US forces were involved in the attack, after at least one Saudi-based news channel reported US strikes on the base.

At least 8 killed in blast near Kabul University

The blast comes amid an unending wave of violence across Afghanistan.

IS-claimed bombing kills five in south Philippines

Five people including three soldiers are killed in a bombing targeting an elite army unit in the Philippines's restive south, which the Islamic State claim is a suicide attack.

Three suspects in Pattani market bomb blast arrested

Thai security forces arrest three men believed to have been involved in a motorcycle bomb attack at Bo Thong Market in Nong Chik, Pattani in which two people were killed and 22 others injured.

Car bombing kills 19 in Syria’s Azaz

Four children have been confirmed dead among those killed in the explosion, which also wounded more than 20 people, according to a monitor. 

French police hunt suspect after Lyon bomb ‘attack’

French police have initiated a manhunt following an explosion in central Lyon on Friday that wounded more than a dozen people just two days ahead of the country's hotly contested European Parliament elections.

Turkish court hands down 53 life terms to 2013 bomber

Turkish court hands multiple life sentences to Yusuf Nazik, who is convicted of a 2013 bombing that killed more than 50 people.

No sign Malaysians behind Sri Lanka bombings, says IGP

He says police have been ordered to be on alert for any retaliation from certain parties in the country.

Pompeo vows fight on ‘Islamic radical terrorism’ after Sri Lanka attacks

"This is America's fight, too," says Pompeo after speaking with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Three children of Danish billionaire killed in Sri Lanka attacks

Anders Holch Povlsen and his wife lost three of their four children in the Easter Sunday attacks while on holiday in Sri Lanka.

Blast wounds at least 18 at restaurant in southern Philippines

The bombing was suspected to be in retaliation for the killing of Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), a pro-Islamic State group.