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Iran arrests 10 suspects in suicide bombing that killed two

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week that killed at least two policemen, police chief Hossein Ashtari said on Sunday. “Good clues have been obtained and hopefully with the public’s cooperation … we will get to the main leads,” Ashtari was quoted by the state news ...

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Fifteen civilians killed in ethnic attack on Mali village

BAMAKO (Reuters) – Fifteen civilians from the Fulani community were killed last week when armed men from a rival ethnic group attacked their village in central Mali, a regional governor said on Saturday. Communal violence in the West African country has killed hundreds of civilians and displaced thousands this year, compounding a dire security situation in the north, where attacks ...

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Six people, mostly teenagers, killed in Italy nightclub stampede

Emergency personnel attend to victims of a stampede at a nightclub in Corinaldo, near Ancona, Italy, in this undated handout picture obtained by Reuters December 8, 2018. Vigili del Fuoco/Handout via REUTERS ROME (Reuters) – Six people, including five teenagers, were crushed to death in the early hours of Saturday in a stampede at a packed nightclub, officials said. Fire ...

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At least six, mostly teenagers, killed in Italy nightclub stampede

Emergency personnel attend to victims of a stampede at a nightclub in Corinaldo, near Ancona, Italy, in this undated handout picture obtained by Reuters December 8, 2018. Vigili del Fuoco/Handout via REUTERS ROME (Reuters) – At least six people, most of them teenagers, were crushed to death in the early hours of Saturday in a stampede at a nightclub where ...

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At least four killed in Cyprus flooding

Divers search a swollen river in Kyrenia, north Cyprus, December 6, 2018. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou ATHENS (Reuters) – At least four people were killed in flooding in northern Cyprus as hail and rain hammered the island, Turkish Cypriot media reported on Thursday. The victims died when their car was swept away during heavy rain late on Wednesday, media reported. Cyprus residents ...

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Six police killed in Mexican state ravaged by gang violence

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Six Mexican police were shot dead on Monday in the western state of Jalisco, authorities said, in one of the bloodiest attacks on security forces in recent months on the first weekday of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s new administration. Jalisco state prosecutors said on Twitter that six state police were killed and one was injured ...

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France fuel protests: 80-year-old woman killed in Marseille

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFrance fuel protests: Who are the people in the yellow vests? An 80-year-old woman has died after being hit by a tear gas canister at her window during Saturday’s fuel protests in the French city of Marseille. The woman, who lived in an apartment near to where the protests were taking place, ...

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