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Attackers raid Iran parliament and mausoleum, up to seven dead: media

Tasmin news agency said there were unconfirmed reports that the attackers had taken four hostages inside the parliament building, according to Reuters. Three assailants, one with a pistol and two with AK-47 assault rifles, carried out the attack in central Tehran, lawmaker

Paris’s Notre-Dame: Attacker shot outside cathedral

The man shouted "this is for Syria" during the attack, the interior minister said. Prosecutors have opened a terrorism investigation. The officer suffered minor injuries. The suspect was wounded in the chest when another policeman opened fire. Tourists fled for cover as the attack

London terror attack: Six victims killed, three suspects shot dead by police

According to a statement by Metropolitan police assistant commissioner for specialist operations, Mark Rowley, the attack began late Saturday night, when a white van stuck pedestrians on London Bridge, according to CNN. The suspects then left the vehicle and "a number

Paris airport: Man killed after taking soldier’s gun

A man was killed by the security forces in a shop after seizing the weapon in the airport's southern terminal, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. The airport has been shut down after what the authorities said was an extremely serious

Breaking News: Letter Explodes at International Monetary Fund Offices in Paris

A letter exploded when it was opened at the International Monetary Fund offices in central Paris, injuring one person in the face, Joinfo.com reports with reference to The Guardian. Police said there had been telephone threats against the IMF but it was not

Pakistan: IS attack on Sufi shrine in Sindh kills dozens

The bomber blew himself up among devotees in the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in the town of Sehwan, in Sindh province, police said, the BBC reports. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has condemned the attack, which has been claimed by

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: Five people dead, suspect in custody

Authorities say the gunman, who appeared to be acting alone, is in custody, CNN reports. According to the report, five people were killed in the airport shooting, while eight people were transported to a hospital. Gene Messina told CNN he'd arrived at the

ISIS claims responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack

The Islamic State (ISIS) has claimed that the driver of the truck that plowed into a Christmas market in Berlin on Monday evening was "targeting citizens of the Crusader coalition," according to the group's news agency Amaq, Deutsche Welle reports. Earlier that

German police say Berlin Christmas market attacker may still be at large

Berlin police, investigating the incident as an act of terrorism, admitted on Tuesday that the asylum seeker detained on Monday might be not the driver of the truck that rammed into the Christmas market. They also warned the public to remain attentive

Nine dead, dozens injured after truck plows into crowd at Berlin Christmas market

German media, citing police at the scene, said first indications pointed to an attack on the market, situated at the foot of the ruined Kaiser Wilhelm memorial church, which was kept as a bombed-out ruin after World War Two, Reuters reports. The