Posts Tagged ‘Terrorist attacks’

INSECURITY: Daesh wreaks havoc in Nigerian village, kills 25 soldiers

Suspected Daesh-linked militants have killed more than two dozen soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria, in the second deadly attack on the army this week. The militants, suspected to be members of the Boko Haram terrorist organization, killed at least 25 soldiers and an unspecified number of civilians in […]

BREAKING: 13 injured in bomb blast in Lyon [PHOTO]

At least 13 people were injured after a blast in a pedestrian street in the French city of Lyon on Saturday. Police in France were searching for a suspect following the blast, AFP reported. A police source told AFP that a package containing “screws or bolts” had been placed in front of a bakery near […]

Sri Lanka Attacks: Death toll rises to 290

The death toll in Sri Lanka has soared to 290 after a wave of blasts hit churches and luxury hotels across the country on Sunday. Police said 24 people had been arrested, but it is not yet known who carried out the attacks. About 500 people are injured and at least 35 foreigners are among […]

DSS Confirms Arrest of Terrorists in Abuja

The Department of State Services say it has arrested nine alleged Boko Haram terrorists plotting attacks on Abuja over the festive season. The statement issued on Saturday’s  follows a warning Friday from the U.S. Embassy that extremists may be planning attacks on hotels favored by Westerners and a post BREAKINGTIMES asking why the Nigerian Security forces […]