ATTACKS

Pakistani PM says ‘no doubt’ that India was behind stock exchange attack

Pakistani PM says ‘no doubt’ that India was behind stock exchange attack

Published 30/06/2020

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan told parliament on Tuesday he had no doubt that India was behind an attack on the stock [more…]

U.N. expresses alarm at violence in Afghanistan as April civilian casualties jump

U.N. expresses alarm at violence in Afghanistan as April civilian casualties jump

Published 19/05/2020

KABUL (Reuters) - The United Nations said Afghan civilian casualties jumped to 380 in April, expressing alarm about a “striking deterioration” in respect for international [more…]

Gunmen attack Afghan hospital where MSF aid group runs a clinic

Gunmen attack Afghan hospital where MSF aid group runs a clinic

Published 12/05/2020

KABUL (Reuters) - Gunmen attacked a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Tuesday where the international humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders runs a maternity [more…]

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi oil attack, Trump says ‘locked and loaded’

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi oil attack, Trump says ‘locked and loaded’

Published 16/09/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday the United States was “locked and loaded” for a potential response to the attack on [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington [more…]

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Monday released new images it says showed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) removing an unexploded limpet mine from a [more…]

Afghan working women still face perils at home and office

Afghan working women still face perils at home and office

Published 20/05/2019

KABUL (Reuters) - Minutes before Mena Mangal, a prominent Afghan journalist and parliamentary adviser, was shot dead by two men in Kabul, she had slammed [more…]

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Iran warns U.S., Israel of revenge after parade attack

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a “devastating” response from Tehran, accusing [more…]

Head of Iran’s National Security Council calls for dialogue with…

Head of Iran’s National Security Council calls for dialogue with…

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of Iran’s National Security Council said the country needed constructive dialogue to avoid tensions with neighboring countries after an attack [more…]

Spain police shoot man trying to attack police station with knife

Spain police shoot man trying to attack police station with knife

Published 20/08/2018

MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish police said on Monday they had shot a man armed with a knife as he tried to attack a police station [more…]