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Al-Shabaab kills US-trained soldiers in ambush in southern Somalia

dpa/GNA – Terrorists killed at least five soldiers, including members of the US-trained Somali special forces known as Danab, in southern Somalia, a...
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Nigerian military kills scores of Boko Haram militants in gunfight

Scores of Boko Haram militants were killed in a gunfight with Nigerian troops at a military formation in the country's northeastern state of Borno,...

Attack on security forces in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region kills six

At least four members of Cameroon security forces and two civilians were killed Friday morning during an attack in the country's troubled English-speaking...
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Explosive kills 5 Cameroonian soldiers, civilian in troubled Anglophone region

Authorities in Cameroon said five soldiers and a civilian were killed early Wednesday in the troubled English-speaking region of Northwest when an improvised explosive...

COVID-19 kills over 600 journalists in 10 months: Press Emblem Campaign

At least 602 journalists died of COVID-19 around the world in ten months last year -- 60 per month or two per day on...

Ugandan military kills eight cattle rustlers in eastern region

The Ugandan military has killed eight armed cattle rustlers, lost a soldier and two others were injured in a foiled cattle raid in the...

Landslide kills at least seven in Colombia

At least seven people were killed in Colombia when a landslide hit a commercial establishment in Puerto Valdivia in the north-west, the Risk Management...
An explosion occurs at a fuel station in north Accra, capital of Ghana, Oct. 7, 2017. The explosion happening late Saturday left at least two people dead. (Xinhua/Shi Song) (yk)

Tanker explosion kills 2 in SW Nigeria

Two people lost their lives and 29 vehicles were burnt in a tanker explosion accident that occurred on Saturday at a bridge along an...
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8-year-old Mongolian boy accidentally kills 6-year-old sister

An eight-year-old boy shot dead his six-year-old sister in northern Mongolia by accident as a preliminary investigation has suggested, local police said Monday. ...
Okrika, NIGERIA: Masked Ateke Tom militants hold their guns as they arrive at their camp, 13 April 2007, in Okrika, Rivers State. Ateke Tom is the leader of the Niger Delta Vigilante, an ethnic Ijaw militia in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Many militant groups in the delta say they are fighting for the control of government oil wells. Five people, including a senior police officer, were killed in clashes between rival cult gangs in southern Nigeria's oil-rich state of Rivers, the police said today. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL HEALING (Photo credit should read LIONEL HEALING/AFP/Getty Images)

Militants attack kills 4 pro-government militiamen in Northern Afghanistan

Taliban militants' attack on Burka district of Afghanistan's northern Baghlan province claimed the lives of four pro-government militiamen and injured two others on...

Man allegedly kills girlfriend, commits suicide

A 45-year-old man Emmanuel Kwakye has committed suicide after allegedly murdering his girlfriend, Georgina Sayel. Deputy Superintendent of Police, (DOP) Irene Serwaah Oppong, the Regional...
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Brazilian butt-lift surgery kills again despite stricter regulation

Gia Romualdo-Rodriguez traveled from New York to Miami for surgery at Xiluet, a clinic that specializes in breast enhancements, tummy tucks and Brazilian butt...

Fire in Russian drug treatment clinic kills four

Four people were killed and two others injured in a fire in a private drug treatment clinic in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk on...
A security officer is seen at the scene of a large explosion near a check point in Mogadishu, Somalia, 28 December 2019. A source at a hospital said that the death toll has risen to at least 76 in what is believed to have been a car bombing. The explosion rocked an area near the junction called Ex-Control Afgoye, in a southwestern suburb of the capital Mogadishu. EPA/SAID YUSUF WARSAME

Roadside bomb kills 5 Afghan soldiers in western Badghis province

Five Afghan soldiers were killed as a roadside bomb struck a military vehicle in Abkamari district of the western Badghis province on Sunday, a...

Motorbike bombing at wedding party kills 4, wounds 8 in Eastern Afghanistan

Four people were killed and eight others injured as a motorbike bomb struck a wedding party in eastern Afghanistan's Khost province on Thursday, provincial...
Militants Killed In Gunfights In Indian Controlled Kashmir

Clash kills 5 including 3 militants in Western Afghanistan

Five people including three militants were killed as a clash erupted in Qadis district of western Afghanistan's Badghis province, district governor Mohammad Sharif...

Fire kills 8, injures 5 in central Mozambique

A fire killed eight people and seriously injured five others in central Mozambique early Wednesday, local media reported. The victims are believed...
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School gate collapse kills 3, injures 3 in northern Vietnam

Three students at a primary school were killed and three others injured after a school gate collapsed in Vietnam's northern Lao Cai province on...
Rescuers search for missing people after a landslide at Suwonong village, Purworejo, Central Java, Indonesia, on Feb. 6, 2016. Five bodies have been recovered and two other persons are still missing after a landslide hit Purworejo district of Central Java on Friday, rescuers said here Saturday. (Xinhua/Zain Firmansyah)

Landslide in eastern Uganda kills at least one

Torrential rains in the eastern Ugandan district of Mbale on Sunday triggered off a landslide which has affected three villages leaving one person so...
Rescue workers search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Elazig, eastern Turkey, on January 25, 2020. - Rescue workers raced against time to find survivors under the rubble after a powerful earthquake claimed 22 lives and left more than 1,200 injured in eastern Turkey. (Photo by Ilyas AKENGIN / AFP)

Restaurant collapse kills 2 in north China

Two people have been confirmed dead and about 10 others are still trapped after a restaurant collapsed Saturday in the city of Linfen,...

Lightning kills nine children in northwest Uganda

Nine children were struck dead by lightning in the northwestern Ugandan district of Arua on Thursday, a police spokesperson said Friday. Josephine...
Boko Haram Nigeria

Nigerian military kills dozens of Boko Haram militants in airstrikes

Dozens of Boko Haram militants were killed in separate airstrikes by the Nigerian military in recent operations within the country's northeast region and...
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Road crash kills 8, injures 2 in southeast Brazil

At least eight people were killed and two others were injured in southeast Brazil after a cargo truck carrying timber spilled some of its...
MOGADISHU, Aug. 17, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Aug. 17, 2020 shows the blast site of the Elite hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia. At least 16 people, including suspected attackers, were confirmed dead, and 28 others injured in the attack at a popular hotel in Somalia capital Mogadishu on Sunday. (Photo by Hassan Bashi/Xinhua)

Somali army operation kills 3 militants

Somali National Army (SNA) on Sunday killed three al-Shabab extremists during an operation on the outskirts of the capital city Mogadishu, a military officer...

Car accident kills 8 in southern Mozambique

At least eight people were killed and another 25 were injured in a car accident that occurred in Mozambique's southern province Maputo on Monday...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

Air force kills 10 militants in Afghan restive province

At least 10 militants were killed and five others wounded after Afghan Air Force pounded militants' position in the country's northern Kunduz province early...
TOPSHOT - A member of the Nigerian Armed Forces Sniper Unit wearing a ghillie suit takes part in an exercise during the African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) military demonstration held at General Ao Azazi barracks in Gwagwalada on April 17, 2018. - The African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) is a weeklong seminar held in Nigeria, bringing together land forces from across Africa to discuss and develop cooperative solutions and improve transregional security and stability. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read STEFAN HEUNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Nigeria says kills 3 gunmen in restive northwest

The Nigerian military has confirmed the killing of three gunmen and the arrest of 10 others in recent clearance operations in the country's restive...
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Coal mine accident kills seven in east China

Seven people were killed and nine others injured after a deflagration occurred in a coal mine in east China's Shandong Province on Thursday morning,...
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Boko Haram kills 5 aid workers in Nigeria

Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday released a video showing the killing of five humanitarian workers who were recently abducted in Nigeria's restive Borno state. ...

Military airstrike kills armed bandits in NW Nigeria

An airstrike by Nigerian troops has destroyed a camp of an armed group inside Kagara Forest in the northwest state of Zamfara and killed...