Nigeria mosque blasts death toll tops 102

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 […]

Car explosion in Tel Aviv injures 7 to 10

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 explosion at Hezbollah arms depot in Lebanon

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

Explosion hits Syrian oil pipeline near Homs

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 […]

22 people killed in Fuel truck explosion in Saudi capital

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

Refinery blast kills 39 in Venezuela

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 […]