At least 45 people were killed and nearly 50 others wounded in a car bombing in Baghdad Thursday, government officials said, as the Islamic State terror network claimed responsibility for the attack.
The anti-government armed militants have abducted at least 52 militants in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan.
A wave of airstrikes targeting ISIS commanders at a meeting in Iraq has killed scores of militants, including several senior figures, the country’s military has said.
A suicide bomber targeted a government van in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing at least one person and wounding several others, officials said.
At least sixteen loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed in eastern Nangarahr province of Afghanistan.
Congo police made a pre-dawn raid on a separatist group in Kinshasa on Tuesday, killing four people but failing to arrest their leader, a self-styled religious prophet, witnesses and group members said.
High in a remote, mountainous region of Pakistan, fearful residents have found leaflets containing ISIS propaganda that threaten attacks against their communities.
The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has slammed the Pakistani authorities for their abusive and threatening campaign which was carried out to drive out nearly 600,000 Afghans.
North Korea on Monday declared its ballistic missile launch over the weekend — its first since Donald Trump became president of the United States — a resounding success that will advance its U.N.-banned weapons program.
A powerful bomb blast has gone off in the centre of the Pakistani city of Lahore, killing at least 11 people and wounding dozens, according to officials.