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Bomb kills Egypt's top prosecutor as he drives to work

...penalty.The last attempt to kill a high government official was a 2013 suicide bombing that failed to kill then-Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim. Ansar Beit al-Maqdis - which has since pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group - claimed...
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Irate French taxi drivers smash cars in strike against Uber

...recruiting drivers and passengers alike. Uber claims to have a total of 400,000 customers a month in France.Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve rushed back from a trip to Marseille to meet with taxi unions, declaring afterward that UberPop...
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Afghan warlord warns of Islamic State rise

...favor of some who backed the communist government that the Russians invaded to support, such as newly-appointed Interior Minister Nur ul-Haq Ulumi.He argues that the mujahedeen warlords are the most effective way of keeping the Taliban - and...
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Saudi-led coalition pounds Yemen

...summit coincides with the humanitarian cease-fire in Yemen.Instead, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, who is also interior minister, will lead the Saudi delegation and the king's son, Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is defense...
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Iraqi forces hold on in refinery fight

...ago. Another Shiite from the Supreme Council who is trying to land the job is Bayan Jabr, a former finance and interior minister under al-Maliki's tenure, according to the politicians, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the...
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Colombia, rebel group announce peace process

...remains immensely popular for weakening the FARC with close U.S. military and intelligence assistance.A former interior minister, Horacio Serpa, predicted Tuesday's announcement would thrust Santos to victory in what has been an extremely...
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Rwandan leader accused in South Africa killing of ex-spy chief

...including ones committed when Karegeya was the feared boss of Rwanda's external security agency.In 1996, former Interior Minister Seth Sendashonga and businessman Augustin Bugirimfura were gunned down in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Kenya detained...
Egypt: Strong explosion rocks police station bombings and deadly attacks on security headquarters, including a failed assassination attempt on Egypt's Interior Minister in September using a suicide car bombing. The minister escaped unharmed.Speaking at a public forum Monday, military...
Malala plotter chosen as Pakistani Taliban chief

...not immediately respond to request for comment on the Taliban comments or the appointment of Fazlullah.Pakistani Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said he asked the U.S. ambassador in Islamabad, Richard Olson, not to carry out...
Wildfires rage throughout southeastern Europe

...trying to cool off. ``The forecast for the coming days shows a worsening of these weather conditions,'' Greek Interior Minister Vasso Papandreou said. The blazes have stretched the region's firefighting capabilities to the breaking point...


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