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Bangkok: Unknown gunmen attacked and shot dead two Buddhist monks in a Thailand temple located at Su Ngai Padi district of Narathiwat province, triggering tension in the area which has seen clashes between ethnic Malay-Muslim rebels and the Buddhist-majority Thai state over the years.   more
Afghanistan: Army, ALP personnel clash in Nangarhar,3 killed

Kabul: A clash between the Afghan National Army (ANA), and Afghan Local Policemen (ALP) personnel left three policemen and a shopkeeper killed in Afghanistan, media reports said.

Mali: ‘Dire’ humanitarian situation, ‘grave’ security concerns challenge fragile peace

New York: With over 800 schools forced to close due to insecurity, and 2.3 million vulnerable people in need of assistance this year, a top UN official told the Security Council on Wednes ...

Car bomb attack on National Police Academy in Colombia, ‘strongly condemned’ by UN

New York: car bomb attack at the National Police Academy in the Colombian capital Bogotá, which reportedly left at least nine dead and dozens injured, has been ‘strongly cond ...

Top UN officials strongly condemn ‘horrible terrorist act’ in Nairobi

New York: Following a deadly terrorist attack in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, on Tuesday, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, and the President of the ...

Afghanistan: District public health official killed by unknown attackers

Kabul: Unknown attackers killed a  district public health official in Afghanistan's Sherzad district, media reports said on Friday.

Canadian kidnapped in Burkina Faso found dead

Ouagadougou: A Canadian, who was kidnapped in northern Burkina Faso, a country in west Africa, on Tuesday night, has been found dead, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Nearly 60 militants killed in operations

Kabul: Nearly 60 militants have been killed during the separate operations of the Afghan Special Forces and Coalition Forces in various provinces of the country.

Nairobi DusitD2 hotel attack death toll touches 21

Nairobi: The toll in the suspected terrorist attack incident in a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi city has touched 21, media reports said on Thursday.

One killed in upscale Nairobi hotel attack as Kenyan authorities fight to regain control from al-Shabab terrorists

Nairobi: At least one person was killed when suspected terrorists attacked a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi city on Tuesday even as authorities fight to regain control o ...