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Saudi 'holding main suspect in Khobar bombing'

The main suspect in the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers residence at a US military base in Saudi Arabia has been captured after nearly 20 years on the run, a Saudi-owned newspaper reported on Wednesday. Asharq Al-Awsat said Ahme

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No group ruled out for role in Bangkok blast

Thai authorities have not ruled out any group, including elements opposed to the military government, for a bomb blast in Bangkok that killed 22 people, but officials said the bombing did not match tactics used by insurgents in the south.

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Spate of bombings kills 24 across Baghdad

A spate of bombings across Baghdad killed at least 24 people on Saturday, two days after the deadliest attack in the Iraqi capital since Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi took office one year ago. The deadliest attack took place in t

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Five held for Sitra bombing in Bahrain

Five people have been arrested in connection with a deadly bombing in Sitra that killed two policemen and injured six others last month, Bahrain’s Interior Ministry announced yesterday (August 13). It said two other suspects had also bee

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Bombings, assaults kill 42 in Kabul

A wave of attacks on Afghan police, army and Nato installations in Kabul killed at least 42 people and wounded hundreds, dashing hope that Taliban insurgents might be weakened by a leadership struggle after news of their longtime leader's de

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Bahrain identifies bombing suspects

Several suspects in a bombing in Bahrain that killed two policeman have been identified and some have been arrested, the state news agency BNA said quoting the ministry of interior. The bomb on Tuesday, which wounded six people, w

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Bombing, heavy fighting rock Yemen despite truce

Saudi-led air strikes and heavy shelling between warring factions shook several cities in Yemen on Saturday, residents said, violating a United Nations humanitarian truce which took effect just before midnight. The UN-brokered pau

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Saudi brothers arrested over Kuwait bombing

Three Saudi brothers have been arrested in connection with the suicide bombing of a Shi'ite mosque in Kuwait last month, the Saudi and Kuwaiti authorities said on Tuesday. The attack during Friday prayers, which killed 27 peop

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Saudi-led jets bomb Yemen as Hadi rejects new talks

Air strikes by Saudi-led forces hit military bases across Yemen on Friday, residents told Reuters, and the country's foreign minister was quoted as saying there was no need to convene another peace summit after the first round of talks faile

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Yemen talks end without ceasefire

UN-sponsored talks in Geneva on a ceasefire between Yemen's warring parties ended on Friday without a deal as Saudi-led warplanes staged further strikes on the dominant Houthi armed faction and allies including elite Republican Guards.

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