Bombings

A Monaco supporters gestures prior the Champions League first leg quarterfinal soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and AS Monaco in Dortmund, Germany, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
April 12, 2017 - 12:06 pm
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — The Latest on attack on Borussia Dortmund team bus (all times local): 6 p.m. Borussia Dortmund players have gotten a rousing ovation as they took to the pitch in their tracksuits to check out conditions more than an hour before kickoff in their Champions League quarterfinal...
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FILE -- In this June 1, 2016 file photo, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, speaks during a press conference with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban at the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt. El-Sissi picked three former leaders at state news organizations during the era of deposed autocrat Hosni Mubarak to lead new media watchdog agencies, part of measures to tighten his control following a pair of horrific church bombings. The move comes just days after President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi publicly criticized media coverage of the deadly suicide bombings in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria.(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty, File)
April 12, 2017 - 11:26 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president has picked three former leaders at state news organizations during the era of deposed autocrat Hosni Mubarak to lead new media watchdog agencies, part of measures to tighten his control over the country following a pair of horrific Islamic State church bombings last...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, Dortmund's Marc Bartra reacts during the Champions League round of 16, first leg, soccer match between Benfica and Borussia Dortmund at the Luz stadium in Lisbon. Borussia Dortmund said Tuesday April 11, 2017, defender Marc Bartra was injured in an explosion near team bus and is currently in a hospital. (AP Photo/Armando Franca, FILE)
April 12, 2017 - 9:58 am
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — The Latest on attack on Borussia Dortmund team bus (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Borussia Dortmund says Spanish defender Marc Bartra will be out of action for "several weeks" after being wounded when his team bus was hit by three explosions while going to a Champions League...
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Dortmund supporters hold posters "You'll never walk alone" outside the training ground of Borussia Dortmund in Dortmund, Germany, Wednesday, April 12, 2017, one day after an explosion at the bus of the team prior to the Champions League quarterfinal soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and AS Monaco (AP Photo/Mike Corder)
April 12, 2017 - 8:21 am
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — The Latest on attack on Borussia Dortmund team bus (all times local): 2:20 p.m. German prosecutors say a letter found near the scene of the Dortmund team bus blasts suggests a possible Islamic extremist motive for the attack, and one suspect has been taken into custody...
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April 11, 2017 - 10:20 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian churches, in the southern city of Minya, say they will not hold Easter celebrations next Saturday in mourning for 45 Coptic Christians killed this week in twin bombings of churches in two cities during Palm Sunday ceremonies. In statement on Tuesday, the Minya Coptic Orthodox...
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FILE --In this Aug. 17, 2016 file frame grab taken from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC), 5-year-old Omran Daqneesh sits in an ambulance after being pulled out of a building hit by an airstrike in Aleppo, Syria. With its missile strike on Shayrat Airbase in central Syria, Washington signaled that it had judged President Bashar Assad responsible for the horrific chemical weapons attack in north Syria that drew international outrage last week. But it is not the first or even deadliest atrocity of the war. (Aleppo Media Center via AP, File)
April 10, 2017 - 2:57 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — With its missile strike on Shayrat air base in central Syria, Washington signaled that it had judged President Bashar Assad responsible for the horrific chemical weapons attack in northern Syria that drew international outrage last week. But it is not the first or even deadliest...
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April 10, 2017 - 6:14 am
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber blew himself up at a military academy west of Somalia's capital, killing at least five soldiers, said a military officer. The bomber dressed in a military uniform walked into the Somali military training camp on Monday morning and detonated explosives...
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Blood stains pews inside the St. George Church after a suicide bombing, in the Nile Delta town of Tanta, Egypt, Sunday, April 9, 2017. Bombs exploded at two Coptic churches in the northern Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria as worshippers were celebrating Palm Sunday, killing over 40 people and wounding scores more in assaults claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
April 10, 2017 - 6:11 am
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People gather outside the St. George's Church after a suicide bombing, in the Nile Delta town of Tanta, Egypt, Sunday, April 9, 2017. Bombs exploded at two Coptic churches in the northern Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria as worshippers were celebrating Palm Sunday, killing over 40 people and wounding scores more in assaults claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
April 10, 2017 - 5:47 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian Christians are burying their dead a day after at least 44 people were killed in twin suicide bombings at Palm Sunday services in two separate cities. Women wailed as caskets marked with the word "martyr" were brought into the Mar Amina church in the coastal city of Alexandria...
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A man sits on a bench outside a church after a bomb attack in the Nile Delta town of Tanta, Egypt, Sunday, April 9, 2017. The attack took place on Palm Sunday, the start of the Holy Week leading up to Easter, when the church in the Nile Delta town of Tanta was packed with worshippers. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
April 09, 2017 - 4:01 pm
CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on the bombing of two churches in Egypt (all times local): 9:45 p.m. The U.S. State Department is condemning in the strongest terms what it calls the "barbaric attacks" on Christian places of worship in Egypt. Bombs at two Coptic churches in northern Egypt killed more than...
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