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5 civilians killed in US raid on Yemen: Rights group

5 civilians killed in US raid on Yemen

A London-based human rights group says five civilians were among the victims of a recent US raid on Yemen, challenging the American version of the attack that says only militants were slain. The US Central Command (CENTCOM) claimed in a statement on Tuesday that it had conducted an operation against Yemen’s central province of Ma’rib, killing seven members of al-Qaeda …

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Several Palestinians hospitalised over multiple settler attacks in Nablus area

.Israeli forces shot and injured four Palestinians with rubber-coated steel bullets, after residents in a Palestinian village south of Nablus in the northern occupied West Bank gathered to defend their homes from a mob of Israeli settlers that stormed the community. Hours later, two Palestinians were hospitalised when a group of settlers attacked Palestinians in a nearby village. Ghassan Daghlas, …

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Deadly Aleppo suicide attack kills 100 in evacuation operation

Deadly Aleppo suicide attack kills 100 in evacuation operation

.Bomber uses aid supply vehicle to target busloads of evacuees waiting to leave besieged towns A suicide car bomber has killed and injured at least 100 people and fractured a complex deal to evacuate four besieged towns in Syria, leaving thousands of people trapped in limbo. The bomber targeted buses full of evacuees from government-held towns as they waited in …

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Pentagon ‘probing if Russia participated in chemical weapons attack’

Pentagon 'probing if Russia participated in chemical weapons attack'

. Moscow denounced the missile strikes and said they damaged US-Russia relations The US military is said to be investigating whether Russia took part in the chemical weapons attack that killed up to 100 Syrian civilians and sparked a barrage of missile strikes in response from the US. As the US military sought to reestablish a back-channel communication with the …

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Stockholm attack: Suspect is ’39-year-old from Uzbekistan who supported Isis online’

Stockholm attack: Suspect is '39-year-old from Uzbekistan who supported Isis online'

.Hijacked lorry hit pedestrians at shopping centre in Swedish capital The man arrested on suspicion of a terror attack in the Swedish capital of Stockholm is reportedly an Isis sympathiser from Uzbekistan. The 39-year-old allegedly expressed sympathy for the terror group online, according to the Swedish tabloid, Aftonbladet. A huge police investigation is underway after a lorry ploughed into crowds …

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Isis claiming responsibility for London attack to mask huge losses in Iraq and Syria, say terror experts

Isis claiming responsibility for London attack to mask huge losses in Iraq and Syria, say terror experts

. Group attempting to incite knife and car attacks as capacity damaged by territory losses and security crackdowns Isis is resorting to claiming responsibility for atrocities like the Westminster attack in efforts to disguise its huge losses in Syria and Iraq, analysts have said. Khalid Masood, a 52-year-old from Kent, was hailed as a “soldier of the Islamic State” in …

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Parliament attack: man shot by police and several hurt in ‘terrorist incident’

Parliament attack: man shot by police and several hurt in 'terrorist incident'

. A police officer has been stabbed and his attacker shot after a major terrorist incident at the Houses of Parliament in which several people have been injured. The attacker mowed down several pedestrians as he drove a grey Hyundai i40 across Westminster Bridge before crashing it into railings then running through the gates of the Palace of Westminster and …

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Le Louvre terror attack: Suspect identified as Egyptian Abdullah Reda al-Hamany

Le Louvre terror attack Suspect identified as Egyptian Abdullah Reda alHamany

A man who attacked soldiers with a machete near the Louvre art gallery in Paris has been identified as Egyptian national Abdullah Reda al-Hamamy. The 29-year-old was shot and wounded by police after he launched an attack on a soldier who was guarding the entrance to the Carrousel du Louvre shopping centre. The four-man patrol had told him he could …

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Islamophobic attacks target mosques in South Africa’s Cape Town

Islamophobic attacks target mosques in South Africa's Cape Town

South African authorities have announced rare incidents of Islamophobic attacks on two mosques in the major city of Cape Town, where places of worship were defaced with blood sprayed on walls. The announcement came in a statement on Tuesday by Western Cape provincial government, which censured the two attacks since Saturday on mosques in Kalk Bay and Simonstown as “despicable.” …

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