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UNMAS: Remnant explosives kill 565 persons in North-east in 2018

The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), on Thursday said remnant explosives of the Boko Haram conflict might have killed about 565 persons in the North-east in 2018.
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Terrified civilians hide, send farewells, during Nairobi siege

When an explosion and gunfire rang out at an upmarket hotel complex in Nairobi, people hid under desks, cowered in bathrooms or hunkered down in their cars, some of them all through the 20-hour siege.
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Potential explosive found outside George Soros’s home

A suspected explosive device has been found in a mailbox near the New York state home of billionaire philanthropist George Soros, the FBI says.

UN: 139 aid workers killed in 2017 in line of duty

United Nations said 139 aid workers were killed in 2017, 102 wounded and 72 kidnapped in the line of duty, renewing the call for civilians and aid workers everywhere to be better protected.

Adamawa government confirms one dead, two injured in Mubi explosion

The Adamawa Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Ahmad Sajoh, has confirmed the death of a boy with two others injured following an explosion in Mubi town.

Four civilians die in central Mali after vehicle hits land mine

Mali's army says at least four people have been killed and several others wounded after their vehicle hit an explosive device in the central Mopti region.

Egypt police kill 9 Sinai attacks suspects – ministry

Nine people suspected of belonging to a cell behind attacks in the Sinai Peninsula were killed during a police raid in northeastern Egypt, the interior ministry said on Sunday.

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