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Nine killed by bomb blasts on minibuses in Afghanistan

Nine killed by bomb blasts on minibuses in Afghanistan

Two bomb blasts aboard separate minibuses killed at least nine people Thursday in Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sharif, police said, a week after a deadly explosion rocked a Shiite mosque in the northern city. Thursday's blasts occurred …

Blast hits near Youth Foundation building in Istanbul

Blast hits near Youth Foundation building in Istanbul

A blast occurred near a youth foundation building in Istanbul on Thursday, the governor's office said, adding that fragments of an improvised explosive device have been found on the site. "There are reports about an explosion …

Explosion on bus carrying prison guards in Turkey

Explosion on bus carrying prison guards in Turkey

One person was killed and four others were injured after an explosion hit a bus carrying prison guards in the northwestern province of Bursa on Wednesday. The shuttle bus was transporting guards to their place of work when the blast …

Multiple explosions hit schools in Kabul - report

Multiple explosions hit schools in Kabul - report

Multiple explosions rocked schools in western Kabul on Tuesday, leaving an unknown number of casualties, according to police and witnesses. The blasts took place in the Dasht-i-Barchi area of Kabul. "Three different …

Explosion reported in Istanbul

Explosion reported in Istanbul

An explosion has been heard in the Beyoglu district in Istanbul and residents have been urged to evacuate a building, local media said on Monday. Reports said that a short circuit in underground cables led to the blast and smoke. …

Explosion hits major Kabul mosque - report

Explosion hits major Kabul mosque - report

Kabul's largest mosque, Pul-e-Khishti, became the scene of the most recent violent attack in Afghanistan, Kabul news reported. At least six people were left injured after someone threw a hand grenade into the largest mosque in …

Bulldozer hits mine in Aghdam district

Bulldozer hits mine in Aghdam district

Bulldozer has hit a mine in the Aghdam district, Trend's local correspondent reports. The incident occurred on the Aghdam-Fuzuli road under construction in the liberated Yusifjanly village of Aghdam Aghdam. A resident of …

At least 15 injured in explosion in southeastern Turkey

At least 15 injured in explosion in southeastern Turkey

At least 15 people were injured in an explosion at an industrial site in Turkey's southeastern Diyarbakir province on Thursday, the local DHA news agency reported. The explosion occurred at a workplace in the third industrial …

Two policemen seriously injured after explosion in Turkey

Two policemen seriously injured after explosion in Turkey

A heavy explosion occurred during the delivery of anti-tank munitions to the exercise area in the Special Actions Department of the Turkish Bingol province, according to the local media. According to reports, two policemen were …

Strong blast hits Donetsk

Strong blast hits Donetsk

A powerful blast hit Donetsk in the early hours of Wednesday, TASS reported. The sound of an explosion was distinctly heard in the central Voroshilovsky district of the capital of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and the …

Two persons injured from mine explosion in Tartar

Two persons injured from mine explosion in Tartar

Two persons received injuries of varying severity as a result of a mine explosion in Azerbaijan’s Tartar district, according to the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA). According to the agency, the accident took …

Nine killed in building collapse in Tehran

Nine killed in building collapse in Tehran

At least nine people were killed in a building collapse in the southwestern district of Iran's capital Tehran, according to local media. Nine others were injured when the three-story building collapsed in Robat Karim town, Shahin …

Blast reported at explosives factory in Poland

Blast reported at explosives factory in Poland

A strong explosion occurred at the NitroErg explosives factory in Poland's Krupski Mlyn in the Silesian Voivodeship, the RMF FM broadcaster said. The explosion destroyed one of the buildings on the plant's territory, it …

Gas cylinder explosion in Abu Dhabi raises alarm

Gas cylinder explosion in Abu Dhabi raises alarm

An explosion blamed on a faulty gas cylinder in a building in the United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi raised alarm on Wednesday, with the U.S. embassy initially saying it suspected a possible missile strike. The UAE, which prizes its …

Blast in Yevlakh caused by Armenian prohibited munitions

Blast in Yevlakh caused by Armenian prohibited munitions

The explosive devices that killed a civilian in Azerbaijan's Yevlakh region were classified as cluster munitions, the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) has said. The agency previously reported that on February …

Oil pipeline in southeastern Turkey explodes

Oil pipeline in southeastern Turkey explodes

An oil pipeline in Turkey's southeastern city of Kahramanmaras exploded on Tuesday evening, blocking highway transportation and posing a danger to the settlements nearby. The cause of the pipeline explosion in the Narli neighborhood …

Explosion occurs in front of Flame Towers in Baku

Explosion occurs in front of Flame Towers in Baku

Explosion has taken place in front of Flame Towers building in Baku due to domestic gas leak on one of flares installed before the building. As a result of the incident, two people were injured, and damage was caused to cars parked …