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Gunmen storm Kenyan deputy president’s home, gunshots fired

Unidentified gunmen have stormed into the house of Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto in Sugoi, in the Uasin Gishu County on Saturday hours after the Ruto left for a campaign rally. The gunmen disarmed and injured a police officer at the gate who fell unconscious, and fired shots from inside …

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Soldier killed in attack in Nigeria’s oil-rich south

One soldier was killed and several others injured in an attack on military personnel in Nigeria’s oil-rich south, a security source said on Thursday, in the second incident this month in the restive region. The attack happened in the early hours of Thursday in the Ogbogbagbene community, southwest of the …

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Somalia: 38 killed in Al Shabaab attack in semi-autonomous Puntland

The death toll from al Shabaab attack on a town in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region on Thursday has risen to 38 from 20 reported earlier, a military officer said. “Now we confirm 38 people, mostly soldiers, died and 18 others wounded. I believe some were captured alive and taken away,” …

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6 killed 20 injured as 5 terrorists armed with knives stabs frenzy at nearby bars

Five jihadi terrorists shouting ‘this is for Allah’ have reportedly killed six people and left about 20 people injured in a horrific rampage around two locations in central London. The men, described as being ‘of Mediterranean origin’, mowed down up to 20 people with a white van on London Bridge at 50mph on …

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Manila attack: 34 found dead in bathroom

Manila law enforcement officials uncovered 34 bodies inside the Resorts World Manila in the Philippines after an attack by a lone gunman in the casino, an official said early Friday. The victims appeared to have been suffocated and were not shot, said Superintendent Tomas Apolinario, Bureau of Fire Protection, Southern …

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Mississippi shooting rampage leaves eight dead

A man who apparently got into a dispute with his wife and in-laws was arrested in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including a sheriff’s deputy. “I ain’t fit to live, not after what I done,” a handcuffed Willie Corey Godbolt, 35, told The …

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