Thursday, February 4, 2010

Latest News from the Middle East

February 2nd, 2010
Female Suicide Bomber kills 41 in Iraq
A woman Iraqi suicide bomber yesterday killed at least 41 people, including women and children, and injured at least one hundred others in north-eastern Baghdad, according to an interior ministry spokesman.
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Roadside bombs kill two British soldiers in Afghanistan
The Afghan Ministry of Defence yesterday made the announcement that two soldiers who came from the United Kingdom had been killed in two explosions in the country. Both soldiers came from 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
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Officials say at least seventeen killed by suspected US drones in Pakistan
According to reports from officials, at least sixteen militants were killed in Pakistan earlier today when suspected US drone attacks struck a village in the North Waziristan region, along the border with Afghanistan.
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February 3rd, 2010
At least seven dead after bomb blast in Northwestern Pakistan
ccording to reports, at least eight people, including three United States military personnel and four schoolgirls, were killed earlier today by a roadside bomb near a girls' school in north-western Pakistan. Another 62 were injured. The incident occurred in a village in the Lower Dir district, near Swat Valley.
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February 4th, 2010
Pakistan arrests 35 people suspected in US soldiers' death
According to Pakistani officials, thirty-five suspects have been arrested as part of their investigation into the bombing in north-west Pakistan that killed three American soldiers and four Pakistanis on Wednesday. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the bomb and threatened more attacks.
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