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Bangkok bombing at busy shrine kills 18

...the junta to justify its continued suppression of basic rights and liberties. The government denies that.In April, a car bomb exploded at a shopping mall on the resort island of Samui, injuring seven people. The motive was unclear, though the...
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Egypt unveils canal extension with pomp-filled ceremony

...forces.Militants have also targeted foreign interests, including the Italian Consulate in Cairo, which was hit with a car bomb last month. That came just days after another bomb killed Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat in an upscale Cairo neighborhood...
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Car bombing at Italian Consulate in Egypt's capital kills 1

CAIRO - A car bomb exploded early Saturday outside the Italian Consulate in Cairo, destroying several floors of the historic building in a powerful...
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Egypt president approves sweeping anti-terrorism law

...and currently enjoys a media-driven wave of support.The Cabinet approved the draft law last month, two days after a car bomb in an upscale Cairo neighborhood killed the country's prosecutor general, Hisham Barakat. On the day it was approved...
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...smoke out Kurdish militants, who had allegedly set off a car bomb near Lice killing a soldier and wounding four more. But...policeman in the area and hit the military convoy with a car bomb.Many Kurdish politicians accuse Erdogan of escalating...
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Bomb kills Egypt's top prosecutor as he drives to work

CAIRO - A car bomb killed Egypt's chief prosecutor Monday in the country's first assassination of a senior official in 25 years, marking what...
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IS militants attack two cities in Syria

...northern Syria, killing and wounding dozens and setting off car bombs, activists and officials said.The two-pronged attack...first time in six months the militants, who set off three car bombs, had managed to enter the town, the group said.The...
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On two fronts, Iraqi forces battle Islamic State for Tikrit

...the commander of the Tikrit operation.The IS militants were trying to repel the Iraqi forces with snipers, suicide car bombs, heavy machine guns and mortars, said al-Saadi, speaking to The Associated Press at the front-lines.Tikrit...
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Today in history for Tuesday, Feb. 10

...Wilson's War," died in Dallas at age 76.One year ago: In Iraq, an instructor teaching his militant recruits how to make car bombs accidentally set off explosives in his demonstration, killing 21 of them in a blast that alerted authorities to the existence...
Car bombs kill 21 people in Iraq; EU warns of donor fatigue

...sounded the stark warning, a wave of car bombs targeting public places after nightfall...there, security officials said.A car bomb near an ice cream shop killed four...Also, police said two separate car bombs killed a total of seven people and...
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