New York attack suspect Rahami charged over bombings

New York attack suspect Rahami charged over bombings

  The United States on Tuesday charged an Afghan-born US suspect on multiple terror counts in connection with bomb attacks in New York and New Jersey and other planted devices.   in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood and along the route of a US Marine Corps run in New Jersey, which aborted the race. The 13-page indictment […]

Thailand hit by string of deadly bombings

Thailand hit by string of deadly bombings

A string of bomb attacks targeting Thailand’s crucial tourism industry have killed four people, authorities said Friday, sending authorities scrambling to identify a motive and find the perpetrators. Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha called for calm and said he did not know who was behind the attacks, while analysts tentatively pointed the finger at Muslim insurgent […]

Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon

Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon

  BEIRUT: At least five people were killed in multiple suicide bombings early Monday in eastern Lebanon near the border with Syria, officials said. At least four suicide blasts hit the predominantly Christian village of Al-Qaa, a military source told AFP. “The first attacker knocked on one of the homes in the village, but after […]

Libya’s Sirte struck by three Islamic State group bombings

Libya’s Sirte struck by three Islamic State group bombings

The Islamic State group carried out three suicide car bombings Sunday against forces allied with Libya’s unity government battling to retake the city of Sirte, an official said. “Three explosions from cars driven by Islamic State suicide bombers targeted our forces in Sirte,” Rida Issa, a spokesman for the unity government’s forces, told AFP. “There […]