Kano, Nigeria – More than 102 people were killed in the bomb explosions at the central mosque in this city, said a hospital worker. A mortuary attendant at the Murtala specialist hospital Kano, Malam Isa Labaran, on Saturday told Associated Press that he counted over 102 dead bodies deposited inside the mortuary on Friday after […]
An explosion followed by heavy gunfire was heard late Saturday evening in West Beirut’s Cola area, near the Sports stadium, which is known as Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium.
A car bomb has gone off in Tel Aviv, injuring several people, according to local media reports. The explosion, apparently detonated by a motorcyclist, went off in the old north part of the city, Haaretz reported on its website. Haaretz reported that the initial findings suggest the blast may be linked to criminal rather than […]
Another large explosion at a Hezbollah arms depot struck the southern town of Tairharfa in southern Lebanon near the border with Israel on Monday, the Lebanese official news agency reported. Lebanese security officials said Hezbollah had cordoned off the area of the explosion. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not
An explosion hit the main oil pipeline feeding a refinery on the western edge of the Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday during fighting between rebels and army forces in the area, opposition activists said. Video footage, which could not be independently verified, showed thick smoke rising from the pipeline which links eastern oil fields […]
A fuel truck exploded after hitting portions of a bridge Thursday in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, engulfing buildings and cars in flames and killing at least 22 people and injuring more than 110, witnesses and officials said. The death toll was a significant increase in the number of reported casualties than in
A huge explosion rocked Venezuela’s biggest oil refinery early Saturday, killing at least 39 people and injuring more than 80 others in the deadliest disaster in memory for the country’s key oil industry. Balls of fire rose over the Amuay refinery, one of the largest in the world, in video posted on the Internet by […]
Turkey’s state-run television says Kurdish rebels have attacked a pipeline carrying oil from Iraq to world markets, cutting oil flows for a second time in two weeks.
A bomb exploded on the third floor of a Syrian state television and radio building in Damascus on Monday, state media said. The television station, which continued broadcasting, carried an interview with Information Minister Omran al-Zoabi who said some employees were slightly wounded in the blast
Attackers on Sunday blew up a gas pipeline in Egypt’s Sinai used to export fuel to Israel and Jordan, the 15th such attack since 2011, the official MENA news agency reported. Witnesses told AFP they heard a loud explosion and saw flames