Wednesday, 20 October 2021

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Attacker stabs 8 at popular Jordanian tourist site

AMMAN: A lone attacker stabbed eight people, including four foreign tourists and their tour guide, at a popular archaeological site in northern Jordan, security officials said. The incident in Jerash, one of the country’s most visited destinations, threatened to cast a shadow over the country’s vital tourism industry. The wounded ...

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Suspected Boko Haram attacker arrested in Germany

BERLIN: A 27-year-old Nigerian man suspected of being a member of Boko Haram and killing people in Nigeria during attacks on schools and a village has been arrested in Germany, the federal prosecutor said. The man, named as Amaechi Fred O., was detained on Wednesday in Bavaria and a day ...

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London police identify suspected attacker as UK native with criminal record

LONDON: The man police believe is responsible for Wednesday’s terrorist attack at London’s Westminster Bridge has been identified as U.K. native Khalid Masood. Police said Masood, 52, was known to authorities and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including grievous bodily harm, possession of offensive weapons and public ...

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Attack on Indonesia church hurts kids

JAKARTA – Several children were injured after a man allegedly threw Molotov cocktails at a church during a Sunday service in Indonesia, police said. They were playing in the parking area of the church on Indonesia’s Borneo island when the man threw the bombs from his motorbike. It was the ...

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