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Three dead in attack and Islamist protests in Egypt



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At least 120 dead in Nigeria mosque suicide attack

At least 120 people were killed and 270 others wounded on Friday when two suicide bombers blew themselves up and gunmen opened fire during weekly prayers...

Taliban attack rocks upscale Kabul district

Taliban fighters staged an attack Thursday evening in an upscale district in the Afghan capital Kabul.

Pope wades into Mideast turmoil with Turkish visit

Pope Francis is visiting Turkey at a sensitive moment for the Muslim nation, as it cares for 1.6 million refugees and weighs how to deal with the Islamic...

Bus station blast kills 40 in north-eastern Nigeria - sources

A roadside bomb tore through a bus station near a busy junction in northeast Nigeria on Thursday,...

Volcano in south Japan erupts, disrupting flights

A volcano in southern Japan blasted out chunks of magma Friday in the first such eruption in 22 years, causing flight cancellations and prompting warnings...

Officers killed, 107 Islamists arrested as Egypt braces for protests

Two senior Egyptian army officers were killed early Friday morning as security forces arrested more...

Russian warships enter English Channel for drills - RIA

A squadron of Russian warships entered the English Channel on Friday to hold exercises, RIA news agency reported, the latest apparent show of military...

Eleven burned bodies found in Mexico, police overhaul promised

Mexico's president announced a nationwide anti‑crime plan on Thursday, the same day police...