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Afghans bury victims of mosque attack as toll rises to 35

Two suicide bombers dressed as women struck a Shiite mosque in Gardez, capital of Paktia province, Friday as it was crowded with worshippers for weekly prayers.

published on : 5th August 2018

London's Finsbury Park Mosque attack suspect was convinced all Muslims were extremists or rapists

Darren Osborne, 48, is accused of driving into a crowd of worshippers attending Ramadan prayers in June. A 51-year-old man, Makram Ali, was killed and nine people were injured in the attack.

published on : 23rd January 2018

Suicide blast kills 14 in Nigeria mosque

The suspected Boko Haram jihadist blew himself up amid worshippers inside the mosque in Gamboru around 5:00 am, shortly before morning prayers.

published on : 3rd January 2018

US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis arrives in Cairo

Mattis' visit came just over a week after the worst-ever Islamic militant attack in Egypt's in the troubled northern Sinai where over 300 worshippers were killed. 

published on : 3rd December 2017

Egypt raises death toll in Sinai mosque attack to 305; Witnesses spoke of horrific scenes

Witnesses spoke of horrific scenes during the approximately 20 minutes it took the militants to kill and maim worshippers.

published on : 25th November 2017

Egypt attack reminder of need to develop global strategy to fight terror: India

Armed attackers today killed at least 235 worshippers in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province.

published on : 24th November 2017

Egypt's president Fattah al-Sisi vows brutal response after mosque attack

The worshippers were killed when heavily-armed militants bombed the mosque and opened fire on people attending prayers at the al-Rowda mosque in Al-Arish city, in the deadliest terror attack in Egypt.

published on : 24th November 2017