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UN Raises Death Toll From Kabul Suicide Attack To 40

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has raised the death from a suicide bombing at an education center in Kabul to 40.

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Ariana Grande tears up as she recalls Manchester tragedy

NEW YORK (AP) — The very mention of Manchester still brings Ariana Grande to tears.<p>The singer cried during an interview Friday with Ebro for Beats 1 on Apple Music as she shared thoughts on the 2017 concert in England, when a suicide bomber killed 22 people.<p>She said that terrorists "want you to be …

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DFA condemns suicide attack in Afghanistan

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) condemned on Saturday the suicide attack that happened in Kabul, Afghanistan, which resulted in the killing …

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German Charged over Alleged Combat Role in Afghan Taliban

BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a German citizen who allegedly fought for the Taliban in Afghanistan, accusing him of membership in a …

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Ariana Grande Included a Secret, Silent Tribute to Manchester Bombing Victims on Her New Album

Ariana Grande’s new album <i>Sweetener</i> includes a silent tribute to the fans who were killed in the suicide bombing at her concert in Manchester, England.<p>…

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Brothers remember sister killed in bombing

Brothers Hamidullah and Azizullah Rafi remember their sister who was killed in a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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The Latest: Gunmen besiege Afghan intel compound in Kabul

The Latest on developments in Afghanistan after a deadly suicide bombing in a Shiite area of Kabul (all times local):<p>10:45 a.m.<p>Police say gunmen have …

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Afghan authorities revise down the death toll from previous day’s suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48

By Associated Press<p>KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan authorities revise down the death toll from previous day’s suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48.<p>Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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BBC investigates 'armed jihad call' at Didsbury Mosque

Two Islamic scholars have told the BBC that a sermon delivered at a mosque in Manchester, where suicide bomber Salman Abedi worshipped, called "for armed jihad."<p>The BBC has obtained the recording of Friday prayers at Didsbury mosque in December 2016, six months before Abedi killed 22 people at an …

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Gunmen attack Afghan intelligence compound in Kabul, report says

An undetermined number of gunmen on Thursday stormed the country’s intelligence service compound in Kabul, a witness at the scene told the Associated Press. The attack comes one day after a suicide bombing killed 34 in a Shiite area in the city. No one has claimed responsibility for either attack. …

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Islamic State claims deadly Kabul suicide bombing

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, …

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General - on the attack on an education centre in Kabul, Afghanistan | United Nations Secretary-General

The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the suicide attack yesterday on an education centre in Kabul. According to reports, many of the …

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Witnesses describe deadly suicide attack on Kabul education centre – video

In the aftermath of a suicide attack on a Kabul education centre, which killed at least 48 people, witnesses spoke of the long wait for emergency services to help with the victims of the blast. There was no immediate claim of responsibility and the Taliban denied involvement

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The Latest: UNICEF: Kabul attack on children 'deplorable'

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the war in Afghanistan (all times local):<p>11:45 p.m.<p>The head of the U.N. children's agency says children continue to be hardest hit in the growing violence across Afghanistan and is calling the latest attack on a Shiite class in Kabul which killed or …

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At Least One Killed In Kabul Explosion

<b>At least one person has been killed and nine others injured in a suicide bombing outside an education academy in Dasht-e-Barchi in PD18, police</b> …

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Afghanistan: Toll from suicide bombing in Kabul academy rises to 48, at least 67 injured

The explosion in the Mawoud Academy in Dasht-e-Barchi took place at about 4.10 pm local time while students were in class.<p>The toll from the suicide …

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Suicide bombing in Kabul kills at least 48 people

16/08/2018|1min<p>Afghanistan's Health Ministry says a suicide bombing in a shiite area of the capital Kabul has killed at least 48 people and injured a …

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‘It was a horror scene’: Scores of Afghan students killed in Kabul suicide bombing aimed at minority Shiites

KABUL — The college prep class on the west side of Kabul was just getting underway Wednesday afternoon. All 500 seats in the private learning center were filled with high school students from the local Shiite Muslim community. Suddenly, a stranger strode into the ground-floor hall and detonated a …

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Suicide bombing targeting students in Kabul kills at least 48

A suicide bombing in Kabul has killed at least 48 people and injured 67, according to the Associated Press.<p><b>The details:</b> The target of the bombing was …

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Kabul school attack – Bloomberg

Kabul school attack<p>Kabul school attack<p>Kabul school …

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Suicide Bomber Targets Afghan Students, Killing 48

The death toll from a suicide bombing in Afghanistan’s capital on Wednesday has jumped to 48, according to ABC News. The bombing occurred in the …

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Suicide Bomber Kills Dozens In Kabul

A suicide bomber killed at least 48 people and wounded 67 others in a predominantly Shi'ite neighborhood in the Afghan capital, Kabul. Afghan …

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Suicide attack rocks Kabul's western edge, casualties feared

Casualties are feared as a suicide bombing was launched on a private educational center in Dasht-e-Barchi locality of Afghanistan's capital Kabul on …

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Death toll of suicide attack in Kabul rises to 25, 36 wounded - Xinhua

KABUL, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- At least 25 people were confirmed dead and 36 injured in a suicide bombing that targeted a private educational center in …

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25 killed in attack on Afghanistan education academy

Kabul, Aug 15 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed in a suicide bombing inside an education academy here on Wednesday, officials said.<p>The bombing …

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Independence Day: CRPF Leads Gallantry Medals Tally with 5 Shaurya Chakras for J&K Operations

Head constable A S Krishna, constables K Dinesh Raja and Prafulla Kumar 45th battalion of the force were decorated with the Shaurya Chakra for …

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Egyptian security forces thwart bombing of Christian church

The alleged militant killed himself after not being able to get inside the Coptic church.<p>Egyptian security forces thwarted a suicide bomber from …

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Suicide bomber outside Afghan election office kills at least one - official

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide attacker detonated explosives near the office of Afghanistan’s election commission in the capital, Kabul, on Monday, where dozens of protesters had gathered, officials said.<p>Afghan policemen inspect a damaged police vehicle after a suicide attack near the The Independent …

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Explosion Reported Close To IEC Offices In Kabul

<b>An explosion was reported in PD9, in Pul-e-Charkhi area, close to the Independent Election Commission’s offices at about 1.40pm on Monday.</b><p>Hashmat …

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Suicide bomber killed in aborted attack in Egypt

Cairo, Aug 12 (IANS) A suicide bomber was killed during a failed attempt to attack a church in Egyptian capital Cairo, security officials sources …

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