A series of explosions struck on Sunday outside a security directorate in Arbil, the capital of Iraq’s autonomous Kurdistan region, killing six people and wounding 36 others, according to security and medical sources.
An apparently accidental explosion at a building in the centre of Paris killed at least three people and left another seriously injured on Friday, police said. Construction work was being carried out on the building at the time of the blast.
The death toll from a brutal twin suicide bombing on a church in Peshawar rose to 81 on Monday as Christians nationwide protested against the attack, which targeted worshippers as they gathered outside the historic church for a free meal.
A suicide bomb attack at a historic church in the city of Peshawar in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday killed at least 70 people and left over 100 injured in one of the worst attacks on the country's Christian minority in years.
A pair of roadside bombs exploded outside a Sunni mosque in the Iraqi city of Baquba, just 50 km northeast of the capital Baghdad, killing at least 30 people as they left the building after Friday prayers, police said.
At least three soldiers were killed and at least 10 others were wounded on Wednesday when a suicide car bomb targeted an intelligence outpost in Egypt’s Sinai, near the border with Israel and the Gaza Strip, security sources said.
At least 45 people were killed and hundreds wounded after two explosions hit Lebanon’s northern city of Tripoli on Friday, FRANCE 24 reports. Both of the blasts struck outside of mosques as Friday prayers came to an end.