Shooting at Norway mosque investigated as ‘possible act of terrorism’ -police

OSLO (Reuters) – An armed attack at a Norwegian mosque on Saturday will be investigated as a possible act of terrorism, police said on Sunday. The suspected shooter at... Read more »

Afghanistan highway blast kills at least 34 on bus, injures 17

KABUL (Reuters) – An explosion on Wednesday hit a bus traveling on a highway between two key cities in western Afghanistan, killing at least 34 passengers, including children, and... Read more »

Two explosions rock Afghan capital after bus blast: officials

KABUL (Reuters) – Two explosions went off in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Thursday, minutes after a bus carrying government employees was hit by a blast, killing five people,... Read more »

Blast near Afghan university kills two, injures 10, official says

KABUL (Reuters) – An explosion on Friday outside an entrance to Kabul university in the Afghan capital killed at least two people and injured 10, officials said. Health ministry... Read more »

Trump meets Chinese Uighur, other religious persecution victims at White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, met on Wednesday with victims of religious persecution from countries including... Read more »

Taliban storm hotel building in west Afghanistan

KABUL (Reuters) – Taliban insurgents stormed a commercial building housing a hotel in western Afghanistan, killing three security officials and injuring 10, officials said on Saturday, the latest in... Read more »

Blow to Turkey’s Erdogan as opposition wins big in Istanbul

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s main opposition claimed a decisive victory on Sunday in Istanbul’s re-run election, dealing one of the biggest blows to President Tayyip Erdogan during his 16... Read more »

Friday blast at Shi’ite mosque in Baghdad wounds several: police sources

Police tape cordon is seen at the site of a bomb attack at a Shi’ite Muslim mosque in the Baladiyat neighbourhood of Baghdad, Iraq June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Khalid Al-Mousily... Read more »

Thousands of Brotherhood supporters in Turkey mourn Egypt’s Mursi

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Thousands of supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Turkey took to the streets of capital Ankara and Istanbul on Tuesday to mourn former Egyptian president Mohamed... Read more »

Turkey orders arrest of 128 military personnel over suspected Gulen links: Anadolu

FILE PHOTO: U.S. based cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 29, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Mostoller/File Photo ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey has ordered the arrest of... Read more »