Three Somali soldiers killed in car bomb attack in Mogadishu

​At least three Somali soldiers were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afgoye district, a town 30 km to the north west of the capital Mogadishu, police and militants said. The attack was claimed by Islamist militants al Shabaab. Somali soldiers were deployed in Afgoye this week in efforts to tighten security in the… Read More Three Somali soldiers killed in car bomb attack in Mogadishu

Suicide bomb attack kills three Czech soldiers in eastern Afghanistan

A suicide bomber killed three Czech soldiers who were on a NATO foot patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said, an attack claimed by the Taliban. One U.S. and two Afghan soldiers were wounded, the NATO Resolute Support mission said in a statement. Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis paid tribute to the “heroes who… Read More Suicide bomb attack kills three Czech soldiers in eastern Afghanistan

Three dead as magnitude-7.0 earthquake rocks Lombok, Bali islands in Indonesia

A strong earthquake struck Indonesia’s popular tourist island of Lombok on Sunday, killing at least three people and briefly triggering a tsunami warning one week after another quake in the same area killed more than a dozen. The latest quake caused people to flee their homes and move to higher ground. Authorities said the quake… Read More Three dead as magnitude-7.0 earthquake rocks Lombok, Bali islands in Indonesia

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro escapes alleged assassination attempt as explosion rocks military event 

At least one explosion rocked a military event where Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was giving a speech on Saturday and the government said it was a failed assassination attempt involving drones carrying explosives. Maduro said everything points to a right-wing plot that initial investigation suggested was linked to Colombia and the U.S. state of Florida,… Read More Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro escapes alleged assassination attempt as explosion rocks military event 

U.S. rapper C Struggs dies at 32 following battle with cancer

Rapper C Struggs has died at the age of 32 after metastatic cancer ripped through his body. The musician, based in Dallas, Texas, was recently given a prognosis of just eight weeks by doctors, but the disease is believed to have spread rapidly in his final days. Struggs, whose real name is Corey Struggs, came… Read More U.S. rapper C Struggs dies at 32 following battle with cancer