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17 killed in anti-government protests in Iraqi city: Witnesses

17 killed in anti-government protests in Iraqi city: Witnesses

At least 17 people have been killed in clashes between security forces and anti-government protesters in a flashpoint Iraqi city, witnesses said on Thursday.

Thirteen French soldiers killed in Mali helicopter collision

Thirteen French soldiers killed in Mali helicopter collision

Thirteen French soldiers were killed in Mali when two helicopters collided while fighting insurgents in the country's restive north, officials said Tuesday, the heaviest single loss for the French military in nearly four decades.

Two lawyers, gunman killed in Thai courtroom shootout: police

Two lawyers, gunman killed in Thai courtroom shootout: police

Three people were killed in a shootout at a Thai courtroom on Tuesday during a hearing into an inheritance dispute, according to police, who said two of the victims were lawyers.

Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

Rescuers in Bangladesh were struggling on Tuesday to pull passengers from mangled wreckage after a head-on collision of two trains killed at least 16 people and injured more than 40, officials said.

269 killed in Iraq demonstration: OHCHR

269 killed in Iraq demonstration: OHCHR

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) expressed grave concern over the continuing reports of deaths and injuries resulting from the use of force by security forces against demonstrators.

Four killed, five wounded in shooting at Kansas bar

Four killed, five wounded in shooting at Kansas bar

Four people were killed and five wounded in Kansas early on Sunday when one or two suspects opened fire inside a Kansas City bar, and police were hunting for the shooters, local authorities said.

Around 20 killed in latest wave of Burkina Faso violence

Around 20 killed in latest wave of Burkina Faso violence

Twenty people were killed in an attack by suspected jihadists on a gold-mining site in northern Burkina Faso on Friday, two sources said.

Three more Iraqis killed as violent protests spread nationwide

Three more Iraqis killed as violent protests spread nationwide

Three people were killed and at least 115 wounded on Wednesday in renewed nationwide clashes between demonstrators and Iraqi security forces, the largest display of public anger against Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi ...

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain ...

Six protesters killed in Papua clash: eyewitness

Six protesters killed in Papua clash: eyewitness

Indonesian authorities shot dead six protesters in its unrest-wracked Papua region Wednesday, according to an eyewitness, while authorities said a soldier was killed in the clash.

At least 11 civilians killed in operation by Afghan forces: UN

At least 11 civilians killed in operation by Afghan forces: UN

The United Nations on Wednesday said it was ‘gravely concerned’ by reports of an operation by pro-government forces in Afghanistan's south-eastern Paktia province that killed at least 11 civilians.

60 killed in Aden twin attacks, Yemeni official says

60 killed in Aden twin attacks, Yemeni official says

At least 60 people were killed on Thursday in two attacks targeting security facilities in Yemen's southern city of Aden, a government minister said.