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    World 3 Oil Workers Killed In Bombing Targeted At US-backed Fighters In Syria – The Trent Newspaper

    A bomb blast on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, near a key oil field in eastern Syria targeted US-backed fighters but killed three workers instead, a war monitor said Tuesday..... Read more via The Trent Newspaper – Get more World News
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    Israeli strike on Gaza kills 3 Palestinian militants – Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military struck a Gaza observation post on Sunday, killing three Palestinian militants after the troops found a bomb planted along the border. The military said a tank fired a shell at the militant position in southern Gaza after … Read more via Yahoo News –...
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    Two men set off bomb in restaurant in Canada, 15 wounded: authorities – Reuters

    TORONTO (Reuters) – Two unidentified men walked into a restaurant on Thursday in the Canadian city of Mississauga and set off a bomb, wounding more than a dozen people, and then fleeing, authorities said. The blast went off in the Bombay Bhel restaurant at about 10:30 p.m. Fifteen people …...
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    Metro 6,000 ISIS Terrorist May Join B’Haram –Experts Warn

    Security experts have warned that Nigeria is sitting on a time bomb as the African Union alerted recently that over 6,000 Africans who fought for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq could soon be returning to the continent. According to the experts, the returning fighters pose a major security...
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    Metro Yuletide: Boko Haram To Bomb Abuja - UK, US Warn

    The UK government has warned its citizens to stay away from crowded places in Nigeria during the Christmas and New Year festivities. It said there are plans by unnamed insurgent groups to bomb the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). In a travel advisory to its citizens, the UK government listed...
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    Metro Borno: Two Suicide Bombers Killed, One Blows Self Up

    Operatives of the Civilian Joint Task Force, CJTF, on Monday morning killed two female suicide bombers while the third blew herself up in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The female bombers, attempted to enter the city through Mamanti village in Jere Local Government Area at about 5.10...
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    Metro Borno: Explosion Rocks Gubio Road, Leaves 9 Dead

    Not fewer than nine persons were on Tuesday morning killed when an improvised explosive devices conveyed in a pick-up van exploded. The pickup van was said to have emerged from the bush path along Maiduguri-Gubio town carrying the nine passengers. It exploded shortly after climbing the...
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    Metro NEMA Releases Update Over Maiduguri Bomb Explosion

    Two suicide bomb explosions that occurred in Maiduguri, Borno State, early Saturday, killed nine people, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has said. A witness has earlier said that six bodies were evacuated from the two locations of the attack. But a spokesperson for NEMA...
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    Politics ‘We Will Deal With Niger Delta Militants', Navy Vows

    The Central Naval Command (CNC) of the Nigerian Navy on Thursday reiterated its resolve to deal with the resurgence of militancy in the Niger Delta region. The Flag Officer Commanding, CNC, Rear Admiral Mohammed Garba, said on assumption of command in Yenagoa that the navy had acquired the...
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    World Bomb Blast Hits South-Eastern Turkish City

    A bomb has detonated near a bus shelter has rocked the Kurdish-dominated south-eastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir, security sources say. At least seven people were injured in the blast as an armoured police vehicle drove by, the sources added. Turkey's army is locked in an operation against...
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    World Pakistan: 53 Dead After Suicide Bomber Hit Lahore's Gulshan-i-Iqbal Park

    A powerful bomb blast rocked Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore on Sunday evening, killing at least 50 people and injuring over a 100, police said. The explosion took place inside a children's Park known as Gulshan-i-Iqbal at Iqbal Town here. A large number of families, especially women and...
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    World Brussels: 7 Things We Know About The Multiple Explosions

    Two blasts hit Brussels airport and another hit a metro station close to the European Union headquarters. Here’s what we know so far: Related: Multiple Explosions Reported at Brussels Airport - At least 26 people are dead in blasts at the city’s airport and a metro station, news reports say...
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    World Pakistan: Bomb On Bus Kills 15 Government Employees

    A bomb on a bus carrying government employees in the Pakistani city of Peshawar killed 15 people on Wednesday, officials said. The attack took place on a main road after the bus picked up government workers from districts surrounding Peshawar and was taking them to work in the city. Senior...
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    Metro Ebonyi NYSC Cancelled Terminal Parade over Bomb Scare

    The end-of-camping parade for the 2015 Batch B stream two National Youth Service Corp, (NYSC) members deployed to Ebonyi State was Wednesday put off following a bomb scare at the camp ground, Premium Times reports. The parade was scheduled for the Old McGregor College orientation camp Afikpo...
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    Metro Twin Bomb Blasts Rock GSM Market In Kano

    According to reports, scores were feared dead in Kano Wednesday from twin blasts at the heart of the GSM market. Eyewitness, Ali Isa told Vanguard that the Improvised Explosive Device was planted close to the generator serving the market, while the second bomb went off at the heart of the...
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    Metro Police Parade, Arraign Masterminds of Nyanya, Kuje Bomb Blasts

    The Nigeria police this morning (Thursday) paraded five suspected masterminds of the October 2, 2015 bombings in Nyanya and Kuje areas of Abuja. The suspects were paraded at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad Headquaters in Abuja, where several bomb making materials recovered from them were...