One killed, ten injured as protesters attack Turkish military camp in Iraq

One protester was killed and at least 10 others wounded when they stormed a Turkish military camp near Dohuk in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdish region on Saturday, burning two tanks and other vehicles, residents and Kurdish officials said. Najib Saeed, the chief health official in the area, said it was not yet clear what caused the… Read More One killed, ten injured as protesters attack Turkish military camp in Iraq

Dozens dead, thousands displaced as floods, landslides hit Indonesian island of Sulawesi

At least 68 people have been killed and nearly 7,000 forced to take refuge in emergency shelters after floods, landslides and a tornado battered the Indonesian island of Sulawesi in the past week, authorities said on Sunday. Rescue teams were still looking for seven missing people, while 47 had been injured during the devastation that… Read More Dozens dead, thousands displaced as floods, landslides hit Indonesian island of Sulawesi

Twenty dead, dozens injured following bomb attacks on church in southern Philippines

The Philippines vowed to destroy those behind twin bombings that killed 20 people during a Sunday church service in the country’s restive south, six days after a referendum on autonomy for the mainly Muslim region returned an overwhelming ‘yes’ vote. The attack wounded 81 and was one of the deadliest in recent years in a… Read More Twenty dead, dozens injured following bomb attacks on church in southern Philippines