A car bomb killed at least 10 people in a Syrian government-held area of the central province of Homs on Monday, state media said, the eve of an election expected to be won easily by President Bashar al-Assad.
Syrian television sa
Syrian rebels blew up an army checkpoint outside Damascus on Saturday and more than 30 combatants from both sides died in the blast and ensuing clashes, a monitoring group said.
The pro-opposition Syrian Observ
A powerful car bomb struck the southern Beirut stronghold of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group on Thursday, killing 20 people, wounding 120 and trapping many others inside damaged buildings, witnesses and emergency officials said.
An explosive device was detonated last night (July 17) in a crowded parking area of a mosque in the West Riffa district of Bahrain, a report said.
The bomb, a combination of gas cylinders and homemade explosives, was inside a car.
At least 31 people were killed by a car bomb which struck the central Damascus district of Mazraa on Thursday, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
It said most of those killed in the blast near an office of
At least 26 people died in a series of car bomb explosions at markets in Kadhimiya and Hilla districts of Iraqi capital Baghdad on Friday, police and hospital sources said.
In the Shi'ite district of Kadhimiya in the capital B
A powerful car bomb exploded in Damascus on Friday and forces loyal to Bashar al-Assad clashed with rebels across Syria as a truce intended to mark a Muslim religious holiday unravelled and activists reported at least 70 deaths.
A prominent Lebanese intelligence official opposed to President Bashar al-Assad was killed in a huge car bomb in Beirut in another sign that Syria's civil war is dragging its volatile neighbor into the conflict.
A police car exploded on Saturday during a failed assassination attempt on a police colonel in the eastern city of Benghazi, a Libyan police official said.
Unknown suspects placed a home-made bomb under Colonel Mohammed Ben Haleem
A bomb in a parked car killed seven people and wounded 20 on Friday when it exploded in the central Iraqi city of Ramadi, police and hospital sources said.
The blast in Ramadi, 100 km west of Baghdad, killed mainly women, the sources said.