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Stories with subject: Improvised explosives
  • Syrian rebels make last stand for Homs 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 8:17 am
  • BEIRUT - Weakened Syrian rebels are making their last desperate stand in Homs, as forces loyal to President Bashar Assad launch their harshest assault yet to expel them from the central city, once known as the capital of the revolution.

  • Ministry: 2 killed in apparent Bahrain car bombing 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 1:34 pm
  • MANAMA, Bahrain - Authorities in Bahrain say an apparent car bombing has killed two people and wounded one west of the capital, Manama.

  • Real IRA man charged with 29 Omagh bomb murders 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 3:35 pm
  • DUBLIN - An Irish Republican Army veteran was charged Thursday with 29 murders over the 1998 car bomb attack on Omagh, the deadliest bombing of the entire Northern Ireland conflict.

  • Radical Muslim leader shot dead in Kenya 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 5:18 pm
  • NAIROBI, Kenya - A radical Islamic leader who had been sanctioned by the United States and the United Nations for supporting an al-Qaida-linked Somali militant group was assassinated late Tuesday, his lawyer and officials said.

  • 6 killed in blasts in Somali area of Kenya capital 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:22 pm
  • NAIROBI, Kenya - Three blasts in central Nairobi killed at least six people and wounded two dozen Monday evening in a coordinated terrorist strike, officials said.