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Suicide bomber kills several near Kabul Shiite mosque -- Suicide bomber posing as a shepherd blew himself up

AFP

© AFP / by Mushtaq MOJADDIDI | The attacker had apparently wanted to reach the mosque while worshippers were still inside the prayer hall… 635 more words

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast

AFP

© AFP/File | Smoke billows from a fire in an area in Myanmar’s Rakhine state as seen from the Bangladeshi shore of the Naf river on September 14, 2017… 620 more words

Afghanistan's Shi'ites call for protection after latest mosque attack -- “This attack could have been avoided. Our government is guilty in this regard.”

Reuters

KABUL (Reuters) – Victims of the latest attack on Shi’ite Muslims in Afghanistan directed their anger squarely at the Afghan government, accusing it of failing to protect them despite repeated attacks. 1,001 more words

Minnesota mosque explosion: FBI says it is investigating possible hate crime

Investigators are looking for suspects in the early-morning attack

By Emily Shugerman New York

The Independent  A group of women take part in afternoon prayers led by Dar Al Farooq Islamic Center Executive Director Mohamed Omar outside the police tape surrounding the center Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP … 523 more words

FBI: IED caused explosion at Bloomington mosque

KARE 11 Staff , KARE 10:42 PM. CDT August 05, 2017

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – The FBI says an improvised explosive device is to blame for an explosion at an Islamic center Saturday. 615 more words

Herat mosque blast 'kills many' in Afghanistan -- At least 50 dead

BBC News

An explosion at a mosque in the Afghan city of Herat has killed at least 20 people and injured dozens more.

The blast, which struck the Jawadia mosque, coincided with evening prayers at around 20:00 local time (15:30 GMT). 747 more words

Man Tries to Drive Car Into Crowd in Front of French Mosque

By REUTERS

JUNE 29, 2017, 3:21 P.M. E.D.T.

Union des Associations Musulmanes de Créteil

PARIS — A man was arrested after trying to drive a car into a crowd in front of a mosque in the Paris suburb of Creteil on Thursday, police said, adding that no one was injured. 116 more words