At least 31 people have been killed, and a further 35 wounded, following a suicide bombing at a crowded marketplace in Iraq.
Two US Army Rangers who were killed in fighting with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan this week may have been hit by friendly fire, according to the Pentagon.
At least 140 Afghan soldiers have been killed, following an attack by Taliban suicide attackers, disguised as army personal, on an army base in the country’s north.
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United States forces have reportedly dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat on eastern Afghanistan, targeting a tunnel network used by Islamic State militants.
At least five people have been killed, and several more wounded, following a suicide bomb attack, claimed by Islamic State militants, in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
At least 30 people have been killed, following an overnight attack by Islamic State militants in the Iraqi city of Tikrit.
At least 17 people have been killed, and more than 60 others wounded, following a suicide truck bombing, at a checkpoint, south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.
At least one soldier has been killed, and another was wounded, after a roadside bomb exploded in the semi-autonomous Puntland region of Somalia.
At least six people, including two police officials, have been killed, and scores wounded, following two bomb blasts in Bangladesh.