Category Archives: terror attack

Ambulance used in Kabul suicide bombing that killed at least 95

Security forces

January 27, 2018  FoxNews

The Taliban orchestrated a suicide car bombing that claimed the lives of at least 95 people and wounded 158 others on Saturday in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul, authorities said. Continue reading Ambulance used in Kabul suicide bombing that killed at least 95

Gunmen storm Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan

save the children

January 25, 2018  Reuters

JALALABAD, Afghanistan — Gunmen stormed an office of the Save the Children aid agency in Afghanistan’s eastern city of Jalalabad on Wednesday and at least five people were killed and 25 wounded in a daylong battle with security forces before the attack was finally suppressed.   Continue reading Gunmen storm Save the Children aid group office in Afghanistan

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege leaves more than 40 dead

A man tries to escape from a balcony at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel during an attack by gunmen in Kabul, Afghanistan

January 21, 2018 FoxNews

More than 40 people were killed after Taliban gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan’s capital on Saturday, a government official told Fox News on Sunday. Continue reading Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege leaves more than 40 dead

Several dead as gunmen attack top Kabul hotel, take hostages

Intercontinental Hotel

January 20, 2018  Reuters

KABUL – Gunmen attacked Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel on Saturday, seizing hostages and exchanging gunfire with security forces as the building in the Afghan capital caught fire and residents and staff fled. Continue reading Several dead as gunmen attack top Kabul hotel, take hostages

FBI Ties ‘Alt-Right’ to Amtrak Terror Attack

Taylor Michael Wilson

January 5, 2018  NewsWeek

A 26-year-old white man who attempted to commit a terror attack on an Amtrak train in rural Nebraska also attended the doomed “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last August on the white supremacist side, according to a court document. Continue reading FBI Ties ‘Alt-Right’ to Amtrak Terror Attack

SUV plows into pedestrians in Australia in ‘deliberate act’; two in custody

Australia terror attack

December 21, 2017  FoxNews

A driver of Afghan descent accused of plowing a white SUV into a crowd of pedestrians Thursday in Melbourne, Australia, injuring at least 14 people in a “deliberate act” has a history of drug use and mental illness and was known to police “on historical assault matters,” police said. Continue reading SUV plows into pedestrians in Australia in ‘deliberate act’; two in custody