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Eid day attack injures 4 in Pakistan – officials

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Officials say two suicide bombers tried to enter the Khanpur Imambargah but were intercepted by police

KARACHI, Pakistan (Sept. 13, 2016) — A suicide bomber injured 4 policemen, one critically, outside a Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan in an attack claimed by the Pakistani Taliban as the country marked the beginning of the religious festival Eid al-Adha on Tuesday, September 13.  Continue reading Eid day attack injures 4 in Pakistan – officials

ISIS bombings near Baghdad mall kill at least 13 people

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The bombings are the latest in a series of deadly attacks at Baghdad shopping centers this year that have been claimed by ISIS

BAGHDAD, Iraq (Sept. 10, 2016) — Two bomb blasts outside a shopping mall in central Baghdad claimed by the Islamic State (ISIS or IS) group killed at least 13 people, security and medical officials said on Saturday, September 10.  Continue reading ISIS bombings near Baghdad mall kill at least 13 people