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AFRICA

  • NIGERIA: Nigeria suffered a terror attack which left at least 44 farmers killed in northeastern Nigeria, organized by the terrorist organization Boko Haram.

SOURCE: ANADOLU AGENCY

 

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  • AFGHANISTAN: A car bombing in Afghanistan’s central province of Ghazni killed at least 30 Afghan security force members. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack. Afghanistan has seen a spate of car bombings over the last few months, despite peace talks being under way between the negotiation teams of the insurgent Taliban and the government.

SOURCE: THE WIRE

 

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  • INDONESIA: Indonesia suffered a terrorist attack in a remote village in the country’s eastern province of Central Sulawesi that killed at least four people. Members of the Mujahidin Indonesia Timur (MIT), a terrorist group that supports ISIL, are suspected to be the attackers.

SOURCE: XINHUANET

 

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Middle East

MIDDLE EAST

  • IRAN: A senior Iranian expert specialized in nuclear technology was assassinated in a terrorist attack while travelling in a vehicle about 40 kilometers northeast of Tehran. His killing is the highest-profile death of an Iranian official since the assassination of General Soleimani by the US in Iraq. Israel is suspected of the assassination or the Top Iranian nuclear scientist.

SOURCES: TEHERAN TIMES THE WEEK

 

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  • SAUDI ARABIA: Houthis fired a missile at the oil distribution plant of Saudi Aramco in Jeddah.

SOURCE: THE NATIONAL NEWS

 

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  • SOMALIA: A suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant near a police academy in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. Six people died. Al Qaeda-allied Islamist group al Shabaab frequently carries out bombings in Somalia as part of its campaign to topple the central government.

SOURCE: REUTERS

 

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  • SAUDI ARABIA: Bombing against a gathering of Western diplomats (see GNN Terrorism November) was claimed by the Islamic State. The attacks, which underscore Muslim fury over French satirical cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, come as Saudi Arabia prepares for the G20 leaders’ summit later this month — the first to be hosted by an Arab nation.

SOURCE: FRANCE 24

 

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  • SAUDI ARABIA: A bomb blast hit a World War I commemoration ceremony attended by Western diplomats in Saudi Arabia’s port city of Jeddah, injuring at least two people, the second attack in two weeks targeting foreign missions in the kingdom. There was no official word on the perpetrator’s identity or motive, but the attack appeared to target French diplomats and military officials in attendance.

SOURCE: WALL STREET JOURNAL

 

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Europe

EUROPE

  • AUSTRIA: An attacker later identified as an Islamist extremist opened fire on a crowd in Vienna’s nightlife district. Five people died.

SOURCE: THE HILL

 

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South Asia

SOUTH ASIA

  • AFGHANISTAN: The attack in Kabul University (see GGN November 2020) was the second attack on an educational institution in the capital in just over a week. Both have been claimed by Islamic State. Some Afghan government officials have accused the Taliban of involvement (the Taliban are holding talks with the aim of brokering a peace deal).

SOURCE: SKY NEWS

 

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