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Afghanistan: 63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast

More than 1,000 people had been invited, one witness said. Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi said, the attacker set off explosives among the wedding participants. Both the Taliban and a local affiliate of the ISIS carry out bloody attacks in the capital. “Around 1,200 guests were invited to the wedding,” said Ahmad Omid, a survivor who said the gathering was ... Read More »

At least 95 wounded in Taliban blast in Kabul

Violence is surging across Afghanistan and in Kabul as the US and the Taliban negotiate a peace deal ahead of elections planned for September 28. The car bomb exploded near the entrance of a police station in western Kabul around 9:00 am (local time), interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said. Health ministry spokesman Wahidullah Mayar said at least 95 people, ... Read More »

Mexico: 4 shot dead, 7 wounded in Acapulco bar near beach

The Guerrero state prosecutor’s office says the shootings took place Sunday morning at a watering hole called Mr Bar, which is located on the city’s broad coastal avenue across the street from high-rise beachside hotels. The victims were all Acapulco residents. Forensic examiners recovered 21 bullet casings from the scene. One suspect was arrested. Authorities were interviewing witnesses to determine ... Read More »

U.S.: 12 killed, 6 wounded in Mass Shooting in Virginia

The shooter who opened fire indiscriminately in a Virginia Beach city building Friday afternoon, killing at least 12 people and sending six others to the hospital, was a disgruntled employee. The shooter died after a gunfight with police. Police said the suspect, a long-term and current employee at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, where the shooting occurred, fired “indiscriminately”. The gunman, whose ... Read More »

U.S.: 11 killed, 6 wounded in Mass Shooting in Virginia

The shooter who opened fire indiscriminately in a Virginia Beach city building Friday afternoon, killing at least 11 people and sending six others to the hospital, was a disgruntled employee. The shooter died after a gunfight with police. Police said the suspect, a long-term and current employee at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, where the shooting occurred, fired “indiscriminately”. The gunman, whose ... Read More »