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Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing three in tram shooting - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-18 18:45
Turkish mafia war leaves trail of killing and suspicion | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-17 13:26
FARC mourned killing of 7-month-old babyANF - 2019-04-17 11:53
Samuel Gonzalez died as a result of an attack against his father, former FARC guerrilla Carlos Enrique Gonzalez. ...
Russia Troops Clash with pro-Iranian Militias in Aleppo, 11 People KilledBAS News - 2019-04-17 02:00
ERBIL - Clashes between Russia troops and pro-Iranian militias in the Syria's Aleppo city have resulted in the killing of 11 people, a report said on Tuesday. A couple of children and three women were among the 11 killed in the military confrontation whi ...
How Facebook is being used to profile and kill Kenyan 'gangsters'BBC - 2019-04-17 01:50
Online groups are targeting and killing young men in Kenya they believe to be gang members. ...
Turkish court upholds acquittal of 9 suspects in Ceylanpinar police killing | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-16 18:09
Iraqi Airstrike Kills 20 IS Militants in KirkukBAS News - 2019-04-16 15:18
ERBIL — Iraqi fighter jets carried multiple airstrikes in the disputed Kurdish province of Kirkuk on Tuesday, killing at least 20 members of the Islamic State (IS). “Iraqi jets, backed by the US-led Coalition, targeted an IS gathering in Daquq, east of K ...
Unidentified Gunmen Kill Civilian in Northern BaghdadBAS News - 2019-04-15 23:46
ERBIL - A group of unknown armed men opened fire at a civilian on Monday in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing him instantly. Iraqi media reports said that the incident took place on a main street in Husseina district where the assassins shot the civilia ...
Nepal plane crash: Three die at world's 'most dangerous' airportBBC - 2019-04-15 00:00
An aircraft veers off the runway at a remote airport near the Himalayas, killing three people. ...
Man Accused of Shooting, Killing His Child`s Mother During Custody Exchange at California Police Station [Video]Yahoo - 2019-04-10 17:18
Riyadh seeks death penalties in Khashoggi killing as US sanctions SaudisAl Monitor - 2019-04-10 06:24
Brazil floods: Deadly torrential rains hit Rio de JaneiroBBC - 2019-04-10 00:37
Torrential rains hit the Brazilian city, killing nine people. ...
Strong earthquake hits northwest Iran, killing 2 and wounding 241 | EuronewsEuronews - 2019-04-09 20:09
Fire Exchange Between Syrian Regime, Rebels Leaves 15 DeadBAS News - 2019-04-07 21:48
ERBIL - The fire exchange between the Syrian regime and rebels in northwestern Syria on Sunday resulted in the killing of 15 people in the area, reports said. The recent attacks in the region have violated a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal which was signe ...
Turkish attack on Afrin villages kills a childANF - 2019-04-06 17:59
Turkish forces bombed villages in Afrin, killing a child and wounding more civilians. ...
Slavko Curuvija murder: Serb spies jailed for killing journalistBBC - 2019-04-06 02:27
A prominent government critic, Slavko Curuvija was shot dead outside his Belgrade apartment in 1999. ...
Turkey's Stance on Khashoggi Killing Contrasts With Criticism Over Media RightsVoanews - 2019-04-05 07:59
Christchurch attacks: NZ gun suspect ordered mental health testsBBC - 2019-04-05 00:01
Australian Brenton Tarrant is accused of killing 50 people in March attacks on Christchurch mosques. ...
Syrian Regime Bombardments Kill 12 Civilians in IdlibBAS News - 2019-04-04 23:30
ERBIL - Bombardments by the Syrian regime killed on Thursday 12 civilians in the rebel-held city of Idlib, rescue workers reported. The attack targeted the town of Kafr Nabel where, apart from killing of the dozen, 12 others were also wounded in the shel ...
Iran Responsible for Hundreds of Fallen US Troops in Iraq: OfficialBAS News - 2019-04-03 15:53
ERBIL — US Special Representative for Iran, Brian Hook, has accused Iran of being behind the killing of hundreds of US troops in Iraq after 2003. “In Iraq, I can announce today, based on declassified US military reports, that Iran is responsible for the ...
Saudi Arabia: Six months after the brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi, there remains ‘no real signs of justice’ – Amnesty International USAAmnestyusa - 2019-04-03 08:46
CPD, SLED uncover “valuable information” about suspect charged in killing of Samantha JosephsonWistv - 2019-04-03 02:27
Saudi Arabia: Six months after the brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi, there remains ‘no real sign of justice’ | Amnesty InternationalAmnesty - 2019-04-02 18:13
U.S. moves closer to killing F-35 jet sale to Turkey over Russia fears - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2019-04-02 12:26
Khashoggi children have received houses in Saudi Arabia and monthly payments as compensation for killing of father - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2019-04-02 11:58
The Khashoggi Killing at Six Months: How Congress Should Move Forward - Just SecurityJustsecurity - 2019-04-01 23:12
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing three in tram shooting - World | The Star OnlineThestar - 2019-04-01 11:35
New Orleans mayor to apologise for 1891 lynching of Italian-AmericansBBC - 2019-04-01 00:03
The 1891 killing of 11 Italian-Americans is thought to be the largest US lynching ever recorded. ...
Mosul tourist facility owners arrested in Iraqi Kurdistan over ferry disasterE-Kurd - 2019-03-30 18:49
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi and Kurdish authorities have arrested in Erbil the owners of the Mosul tourist facility where a ferry capsized earlier this month. On March 21, an overloaded ferry sank in the Tigris killing more than 100 peo ...
IS Attacks Kurdish Village in Kirkuk, Kills OneBAS News - 2019-03-30 14:01
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) militants attacked a Kurdish village overnight Friday near Daquq in Kirkuk province, killing a young man. A local source told BasNews that the jihadists stormed Sheikh Mahmoud village during the night and opened fire at a g ...
Russia police probe 'dark net' murder caseBBC - 2019-03-30 01:36
Investigators are looking into claims that a killing was arranged and paid for via covert net forums. ...
A Dozen Killed, Wounded in Airstrikes on Iranian Weapons Depots in SyriaBAS News - 2019-03-28 18:03
ERBIL - Airstrikes targeting Iranian arms depots in Syria took place overnight on Wednesday resulting in the killing or wounding of 12 people, a monitoring group said on Thursday. Israel was said to have carried out the air raids which targeted the Irani ...
Iraqi parliament sacks Nineveh governor after Mosul boat capsizeE-Kurd - 2019-03-27 15:41
BAGHDAD,— Iraq’s parliament voted on Sunday to sack the governor of Nineveh after an overloaded ferry capsized, killing at least 90 people, in the provincial capital Mosul, state media said. The boat was carrying families heading to an outing on an islan ...
Turkey Claims Killing, Injuring Four PKK LeadersBAS News - 2019-03-27 11:55
ERBIL — Turkey claimed on Wednesday that its army has targeted four leading figures of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Mount Qandil of Kurdistan Region, killing and injuring the leaders. The operation was carried out jointly by the Turkish army and ...
Ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish new year sinks in Iraq, killing 94 people - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2019-03-27 03:13
Killing for Credibility: A Look Back at the 1999 NATO Air War on SerbiaCommondreams - 2019-03-27 02:35
Hillary Clinton: Trump is 'part of the coverup' in killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-03-26 19:00
'Bring me the head of the dog': How the top MBS aide behind Khashoggi's murder ran the killing via Skype - Turkey - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-03-26 15:31
Attack on Syrian Kurdish forces checkpoint in Manbij kills 7E-Kurd - 2019-03-26 13:56
MANBIJ, Syria,— An official with the U.S.-backed Kurdish-led force in Syria says gunmen have attacked one of their checkpoints in the northern town on Manbij, killing seven fighters. Sharfan Darwish, of the Kurdish-led Manbij Military Council, told The A ...
US human rights report faults Saudi Arabia in killing of Jamal Khashoggi | Chandler CallerChandercaller - 2019-03-25 21:48
Britain urged to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia after killing of journalist | BreakingNews.ieBreakingnews - 2019-03-25 12:59
Syrian in German court for killing that sparked far-right riotsRûdaw - 2019-03-25 11:31
Syrian, Iraqi men accused of stabbing to death Daniel Hillig, 35 ...
Khashoggi murder: Saudi agent talked about hiding journalist's remains before his killing, prosecutors say | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-03-25 06:15
Royal court adviser fired over Khashoggi killing 'not on trial' | News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-03-24 20:43
Humboldt Broncos crash: 'I feel horribly for my son's killer'BBC - 2019-03-24 01:32
Jaskirat Singh Sidhu was sentenced to eight years in jail a year after killing 16 people in a bus crash. ...
Policeman Michael Rosfeld acquitted of killing black teenBBC - 2019-03-24 01:18
Michael Rosfeld shot the unarmed 17-year-old Antwon Rose in the back as he tried to flee police. ...
Turkish officials cite audio and video evidence in Khashoggi killing - bdnews24.comBdnews24 - 2019-03-24 00:43
Killing for Credibility: A Look Back at the 1999 NATO Air War on Serbia - Antiwar.com OriginalAntiwar - 2019-03-23 07:48
Utrecht shooting: Suspect Tanis admits deadly tram attackBBC - 2019-03-23 00:19
Turkish-born Gokmen Tanis says he acted alone in the killing of three people. ...
Scores of Holiday Revelers Killed as Overloaded Ferry Sinks in IraqNew York Times - 2019-03-22 17:49
The vessel, carrying Iraqis celebrating the Kurdish New Year, sank in the Tigris River near Mosul, killing at least 94 people. ...
Almost 100 dead in ferry catastrophe in MosulANF - 2019-03-22 12:49
A ferry loaded over its capacity sank on the Tigris River in Mosul, killing almost 100 people. ...
UK nurse arrested for killing eight babies is bailed | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-03-22 08:23
Plane flying from UAE to Turkey crashes in Iran, killing 11 | The Spokesman-ReviewSpokesman - 2019-03-22 03:18
River ferry sinks in Tigris near Iraq's Mosul, killing 71Washington Times - 2019-03-22 03:14
BAGHDAD (AP) — A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year sank in the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday, killing at least 71 people, mostly women and children, officials said. Col. Hussam Khalil, head of the Civil ...
The Latest: Death toll from Iraq ferry sinking rises to 71FOX News - 2019-03-21 23:28
The Latest on a ferry that sunk in northern Iraq near Mosul, killing dozens of people (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Iraqi officials say the death toll from the sinking of a ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year in northern Iraq has ...
Boat Sinks In Iraq, Killing Dozens During New Year Celebration | Aspen Public RadioAspenpublicradio - 2019-03-21 22:45
Overloaded ferry sinks in Tigris river near Iraq’s Mosul, killing dozensE-Kurd - 2019-03-21 20:01
MOSUL,— A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year sank in the Tigris river near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday, killing at least 40 people, an official said. Col. Hussam Khalil, head of the Civil Defense in the Nineveh province ...
The Latest: Death toll from Iraq ferry sinking rises to 71Washington Times - 2019-03-21 17:53
BAGHDAD (AP) - The Latest on a ferry that sunk in northern Iraq near Mosul, killing dozens of people (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Iraqi officials say the death toll from the sinking of a ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year in no ...
Overloaded ferry sinks in Tigris River near Iraq's Mosul, killing 71NBC News - 2019-03-21 17:43
The people were celebrating Nowruz, which marks the Kurdish new year and the arrival of spring, when the ferry sank due to a technical problem. ...
Erdogan op-ed: Khashoggi killing orders came from highest levels of Saudi government - CNNCNN - 2019-03-21 06:24
Turkey Keeps Up Pressure on Saudis Over Khashoggi Killing - WSJWSJ - 2019-03-20 21:24
Turkey issues arrest warrants for 2 Saudi aides over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing - ABC NewsGO - 2019-03-20 21:24
If regional, Western powers kept out of Syrian conflict, killing would have been minimised | Jordan TimesJordantimes - 2019-03-20 12:31
PKK announces killing of 23 Turkish soldiers in ErbilKurdiu - 2019-03-20 01:33
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing 3 in tram shooting | ABS-CBN NewsAbs Cbn - 2019-03-19 11:01
Annual U.S. human rights report condemns Khashoggi killing but avoids assigning blame - Los Angeles TimesLatimes - 2019-03-19 10:02
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing three in tram shooting - AOL NewsAOL - 2019-03-19 06:45
How the man behind Khashoggi murder ran the killing via Skype | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-19 03:04
Factbox: Who are the 15 Saudis who came to Turkey ahead of Khashoggi's killing? | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-19 03:04
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing three in tram shooting | ReutersReuters - 2019-03-19 02:40
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing 3 in tram shooting | News , World | THE DAILY STARDailystar - 2019-03-19 02:35
Áurea Vázquez Rijos: Beauty queen jailed for husband's murderBBC - 2019-03-19 01:27
A Puerto Rican woman has been sentenced for the 2005 killing of her husband that sparked a global manhunt. ...
US Human Rights Report Faults Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi Killing, Avoids Mention of Saudi Prince - News18News18 - 2019-03-19 01:20
Dutch Police Arrest Turkish Man Suspected of Killing 3 in Tram Shooting | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.comAlgemeiner - 2019-03-18 22:00
$1M bail set for man charged with killing missing girl's mom | KFOXKfoxtv - 2019-03-18 20:27
Dutch police arrest Turkish man suspected of killing 3 in tram shootingReuters - 2019-03-18 20:15
Dutch police arrested a Turkish man suspected of shooting dead three people and wounding five on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday. ...
Exhuming Kocho: ‘This is a site of killing, of mass graves’Rûdaw - 2019-03-16 19:29
Coalition General praises local Syrian Kurdish leader on anniversary of killingKurdistan24 - 2019-03-16 10:17
Interpol issues red notices for 20 suspects in Khashoggi killing, including top MBS adviser | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-03-16 08:51
PEN America joins call for House Foreign Affairs Committee to undertake additional action concerning the killing of Jamal Khashoggi - PEN AmericaPEN - 2019-03-16 08:51
Saudi human-rights official decries inquiry into Khashoggi killing as foreign interference - The Globe and MailTheglobeandmail - 2019-03-15 18:07
Coalition Warplanes Kill 9 IS Militants in HawijaBAS News - 2019-03-15 14:03
ERBIL — Warplanes belonging to the US-led Coalition heavily bombarded a crowd of Islamic State (IS) militants on Friday in Hawija, killing at least nine jihadists. The airstrike came after reports of IS attacking Wadi Khanajir village near Hawija. Iraqi ...
Turkey military fires on Tal Abyad in northern Syria, killing at least one HXP memberThedefensepost - 2019-03-15 10:00
Saudi coalition bombs allied Yemeni soldiers killing 8Gulan Media - 2019-03-15 03:24
Six reasons why so many buildings collapseBBC - 2019-03-15 02:23
A building containing a school collapsed in the Nigerian city of Lagos, killing at least 11 people. Why? ...
Frank Cali, of New York's Gambino family, is shot dead in New YorkBBC - 2019-03-15 00:04
The killing of the reputed head of the Gambino family is the first of a New York mob boss since 1985. ...
Saudi coalition bombs allied Yemeni soldiers killing 8Yahoo - 2019-03-14 23:01
WATCH: State Department highlights Khashoggi killing in human rights report | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-03-14 18:04
US report faults Saudi Arabia in killing of journalist | WPFOFox23maine - 2019-03-14 08:42
Arbitrary killing listed in U.S. State Dept. Turkish human rights report | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-03-14 06:21
Brazil school shooting: São Paulo gunmen were former pupilsBBC - 2019-03-14 00:22
Two gunmen kill at least eight people, including five students, before killing themselves. ...
Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong Un's brother reiterates her innocence, says dropped charges shocked herGulan Media - 2019-03-13 01:14
Brazilian police arrest 2 suspects in the killing of Rio de Janeiro councilwoman and her driverYahoo - 2019-03-13 01:13
Kim Jong-nam murder: Suspect Siti Aisyah 'shocked' at being releasedBBC - 2019-03-13 00:03
Siti Aisyah had been charged with killing Kim Jong-un's half brother with VX nerve agent. ...
Iraqi Kurdish man confesses to murder of 14-year-old German girlE-Kurd - 2019-03-12 22:21
BERLIN,— The trial of Ali Bashar, accused of raping and killing a teenage girl, has commenced under tight security. The defendant has confessed to the murder but has denied the rape charge. A 22-year-old man confessed to strangling a teenage girl to deat ...
Germany murder: Iraqi admits Wiesbaden teenager killing - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-03-12 22:20
Iraqi Asylum Seeker Admits Killing German TeenagerBAS News - 2019-03-12 21:16
ERBIL - An Iraqi failed asylum seeker, Ali Bashar, 22, confessed on Tuesday to a court that he murdered a 14-year-old German girl, while he denied to have raped her. He claimed that the two had consented sex before she fell, got mad and threatened to cal ...