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Syrian rebels counter-attack after government advances

Syrian rebels counter-attack after government advances

A rebel group backed by Turkey will send reinforcements to the front lines of the last major rebel enclave in northern Syria to oppose a government offensive, it said on Thursday.

Philippine boy eaten by crocodile in latest attack

Philippine boy eaten by crocodile in latest attack

A boy was killed after being snatched from a boat by a saltwater crocodile in the southern Philippines, as the reptiles' shrinking habitat leads to repeated attacks, authorities said Wednesday.

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

Qatar on Thursday dispatched an aircraft equipped with medical staff to the Aden Adde International Airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu to transport those injured ...

Militant rocket fire kills 12 civilians in Syria: state media

Militant rocket fire kills 12 civilians in Syria: state media

Rocket fire has killed 12 civilians in a regime-held village in northwestern Syria, state news agency SANA has said blaming former Al-Qaeda affiliate Hayat Tahrir al-Sham for the attack.

17 killed in Somalia in car bomb explosion, revenge attack

17 killed in Somalia in car bomb explosion, revenge attack

A car bomb exploded near the Somali parliament Saturday, killing eight people, emergency workers said, hours after militia executed nine civilians from a clan with suspected links to the Islamist Al-Shabaab.

Woman injured in stabbing attack in southern Sweden

Woman injured in stabbing attack in southern Sweden

A woman was injured Tuesday in a stabbing attack in the southern Swedish city of Helsingborg, police said.

Suspected Maoist bomb kills 16 Indian troops: police

Suspected Maoist bomb kills 16 Indian troops: police

A suspected bomb attack by Maoist rebels killed 16 paramilitary troops in western India on Wednesday, police said.

Armed group tried to attack Libya's El Sharara oilfield: engineer

Armed group tried to attack Libya's El Sharara oilfield: engineer

An armed group tried to attack Libya's El Sharara oilfield, the country's biggest, but there was no impact on production from the incident, a field engineer said on Monday.

Australia orders urgent review after spate of dingo attacks

Australia orders urgent review after spate of dingo attacks

Australia on Sunday ordered a urgent review into the management of dingoes on a popular tourist island after a spate of attacks by the wild dogs this year.

Militants in Ebola-hit Congo attack second hospital in two days

Militants in Ebola-hit Congo attack second hospital in two days

Militants attacked a hospital in eastern Congo on Saturday, the latest in a string of assaults on health facilities in the Ebola-hit region.

Afghan communications ministry attacked, seven killed

Afghan communications ministry attacked, seven killed

At least seven people were killed in an attack on the Afghan communications ministry in central Kabul on Saturday

Cyber expert credited with stopping 'WannaCry' attack admits malware charges

Cyber expert credited with stopping 'WannaCry' attack admits malware charges

A British cyber security researcher hailed as a hero for neutralizing the global ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack in 2017 has pleaded guilty to US charges of writing malware.