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23rd Apr 2013

Libya: French embassy in Tripoli hit by car bomb

  Graffiti against France is sprayed on a wall outside the French embassy in Tripoli on August 30, 2011   The Local: Two guards at the French embassy in the Libyan capital of Tripoli have reportedly been wounded after a car … Continued

22nd Apr 2013

Yemen: US drone strike kills two people

Two men suspected of being al-Qaeda members were killed on Sunday in a US drone strike on a site allegedly used for training members of the Islamist network in central Yemen, a security official and witnesses said. The raid targeted … Continued

21st Apr 2013

US: Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev ‘serious but stable’

The moment of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s arrest aftera   dramatic shootout with police. Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has remained in serious condition in hospital and is currently unable to communicate, officials say. When able, a top US interrogation group will question … Continued

20th Apr 2013

Russia: ‘They were set up, FBI followed them for years’, Tsarnaevs’ mother

RT: With the 24-hour manhunt for the second suspect of the Boston bombing closed, RT remembers its conversation with the parents of the Tsarnaev brothers, who claimed all along their children were set up. Zubeidat Tsarnaeva maintains her younger son … Continued

19th Apr 2013

US: One suspect in custody, another remains on the loose

Closeups of the two suspects in Bosotn marathon bombings (FBI)   By Wesley Lowery, Akilah Johnson, Eric Moskowitz and Lisa Wangsness WATERTOWN, (Boston Globe): One suspect in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings has been captured, according to an official with knowledge … Continued

US: FBI releases photos, video of Boston bomb suspects
18th Apr 2013

US: FBI releases photos, video of Boston bomb suspects

By Matt Smith and Thom Patterson, CNN (CNN): The FBI on Thursday released photos and video of two men it called suspects in the deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon and pleaded for public help in identifying them. The two … Continued

18th Apr 2013

US: FBI arrests man accused of sending President Obama poisoned letter

US authorities say they have arrested a man suspected of sending letters poisoned with ricin to President Barack Obama and Republican Senator Roger Wicker. He has been named as Paul Kevin Curtis, 45, from Mississippi. The US Justice Department confirmed … Continued

17th Apr 2013

US: ‘Domestic extremists likely behind’ Boston attack

DW.DE: The question on the minds of most Americans in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing was, “Is this the work of Islamist terrorists?” but analysts think domestic extremists are more likely to be behind the attack. In the … Continued

17th Apr 2013

US: Letter sent to Senator tests positive for deadly poison ricin

US federal authorities have intercepted a letter containing the deadly poison ricin bound for the Washington office of Republican Senator Roger Wicker. Other Senators have been urged to remain vigilant. US Capitol police, the FBI and other agencies launched an … Continued

17th Apr 2013

US: Pressure cooker bombs suspected in Boston Marathon blasts

US investigators have released new evidence linking pressure cooker bombs to the Boston Marathon blasts. But it remains unclear who was behind the attack that left three people dead and injured dozens more. New images released by the Federal Bureau … Continued

US: Two explosions hit finish line of Boston marathon
16th Apr 2013

US: Two explosions hit finish line of Boston marathon

Twin explosions have caused three deaths and many more injuries at the Boston marathon in the US. In a statement President Barack Obama said the perpetrators will feel the “full weight of justice.” The explosions struck in Boston roughly three … Continued

27th Mar 2013

Pakistan: Terrorism claims 49,000 lives in Pakistan since 9/11

ISLAMABAD, (Xinhua): Pakistan’s security agencies have told the country’s top court that terrorism has claimed 49, 000 people, including 15,000 security personnel since the 9/11 attacks in the United States. A report prepared by the security agencies was presented in … Continued

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