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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

12 Killed in Suicide Bombings in Northeast Nigeria

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

JUNE 19, 2017, 9:15 A.M. E.D.T.

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say 12 people are dead after suicide bombing attacks not far from the city of Maiduguri. 450 more words

Suspected Bomb Kills Seven Outside Mosque in Afghanistan's Herat

By REUTERS

JUNE 6, 2017, 7:39 A.M. E.D.T.

HERAT, Afghanistan — A suspected bomb outside a mosque in the Afghan city of Herat killed at least seven people and wounded 15 on Tuesday, police said, the latest casualties in a particularly bloody week in Afghanistan. 148 more words

20 Killed in Mosque Attack in Nigeria -- Disagreement among herdsmen over grazing land -- With AK-47s

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

MAY 15, 2017, 12:10 P.M. E.D.T.

WARRI, Nigeria — Police in Nigeria say at least 20 people are dead after a suspected reprisal attack on a village. 1,022 more words