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  1. 5 injured as blast hits police vehicle in NW PakistanRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    A rescuer inspects a damaged police vehicle at the bomb blast site in northwest Pakistan 's Peshawar on April 24, 2015. At least five policemen were injured when a bomb hit their vehicle in Pakistan's northwest Peshawar city on Friday morning, local media reported. (Xinhua/Ahmad Sidique)

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  2. Italy arrests al-Qaida-linked suspects who considered Vatican attackRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... with the crime of mass murder for masterminding the Oct. 29, 2009, car bomb at a market for women in Peshawar, Pakistan, which killed 137. The attack took place while then-U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was visiting Pakistan. The ...

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  3. al-Qaeda network in Italy busted, 'Vatican attack planned'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Cagliari, April 24 - Wiretaps from an al-Qaeda cell in Sardinia showed there was a suicide bomber in Italy and possible plans to attack the Vatican, investigators told a press conference Friday. Italian police launched a massive operation on Friday after uncovering an alleged al-Qaeda network based in Italy.

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  4. Italy terror arrests include reported bin Laden bodyguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Hill

    Italy said Friday it was moving to arrest 18 terror suspects, including two the authorities said had been bodyguards for Osama bin Laden. The Associated Press quoted officials saying that the 18 were behind "numerous bloody acts of terrorism in Pakistan."

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  5. Terror Roundup: Italian cops grab suspects in bombing, Vatican plotRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fox News

    Italian security forces were rounding up 18 Islamic extremists Friday who prosecutors said were behind a failed 2010 plot to attack the Vatican as well as a bombing at a Pakistan market that killed more than 100 a year earlier. Prosecutor Mauro Mura told reporters in Cagliari, Sardinia, on Friday that wiretaps indicated the suspected terrorists, including two former bodyguards for Usama bin Laden, planned a bomb attack at the Vatican and went as far as to send a suicide bomber to Rome.

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  6. Pakistan: 5 security personnel injured in IED blastRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    At least five security personnel were hurt in an Improvised Explosive Device blast on a van in which they were traveling in Pakistan's Peshawar city on Friday, media reports said. The blast occurred on a van of the police's Quick Response Force in Gulbahar area of the city, reports said.

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  7. Italy Arrests Suspected Bin Laden Bodyguards, Peshawar BombersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Max

    Italian police said Friday they had dismantled a network of Islamist radicals that included two former bodyguards of Osama bin Laden and the suspected authors of one of Pakistan's deadliest terror attacks. In a move that followed a six-year investigation into an illegal immigration racket run from Sardinia, police on the Mediterranean island ordered the arrest of 18 people in coordinated raids across Italy.

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  8. Terror Cell 'May Have Targeted Vatican' - PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    A terror cell that has been smashed in Italy may have been planning an attack on the Vatican, investigators have said. Italian police revealed earlier they have executed arrest warrants against 18 people implicated in an alleged plot to attack targets in the West, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

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  9. Police Among Nine Wounded In Peshawar BombingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    A bomb fashioned out of flowerpots exploded outside a police station in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on April 24, wounding six policemen and three other people. Authorities said the improvised explosive device went off under a bridge in front of the Gulbahar district police station.

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  10. Italy Targets Network 'Inspired By Al-Qaeda'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Italian police have launched an antiterrorist operation against a network they said was inspired by Al-Qaeda and had its operational base on the island of Sardinia. According to a statement by the police, the group had "an abundant amount of weapons and numerous faithful willing to carry out acts of terrorism in Pakistan and Afghanistan before returning to Italy."

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  11. Italian police say Vatican could be target of planned attackRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Police in Italy have arrested 20 people suspected of having links to al-Qaeda, as prosecutors say the Vatican may have been the target of a planned attack, according to BBC News. Investigators say they found a militant ring in Sardinia, with a suicide attacker potentially planning to target the Holy See.

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  12. Africa: 'Role of Youth At Heart of International Peace and Security,' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... year ago by Boko Haram militants, as well as the more recent attacks by extremists in Garissa, Kenya, and Peshawar, Pakistan - all which targeted young people and students. "Violent extremists deliberately target youth for exercising their human ...

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  13. Violent extremism poses world's most imposing challenges today: MaleehaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    NEW YORK Pakistan has called for a two-pronged approach to combat terrorism and violent extremism by evolving a clear understanding of its nature and dimensions along with efforts to address underlying causes of the scourge. "Violent extremism poses one of the world's most imposing challenges today.

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  14. Italy police in sweep for terror suspectsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | UAport

    Rescue workers rush an injured person to a hospital after a car bomb explosion in Peshawar, Pakistan on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009.

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  15. 'Youth represent promise - not peril,' Ban tells Council debate on countering extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... year ago by Boko Haram militants, as well as the more recent attacks by extremists in Garissa, Kenya, and Peshawar, Pakistan - all which targeted young people and students. "Violent extremists deliberately target youth for exercising their human ...

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  16. Purported bin Laden bodyguards sought in sweep in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBS News

    Italian police said Friday they were attempting to arrest 18 suspected Islamic extremists, including two purported bodyguards for Osama bin Laden, who allegedly staged attacks in Pakistan and sought to topple the Pakistani government. Anti-terrorism police in Sardinia said some of the suspects were responsible for "numerous bloody acts of terrorism in Pakistan," including the October 2009 explosion in a market in Peshawar in which more than 100 people died.

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  17. Italian police launch 'vast anti-terror operation' against Al Qaeda inspired groupRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ITV

    A police official said that most of the 18 arrest warrants were centered on the island of Sardinia, but the operation covered seven Italian provinces. The police say that some of those under investigation were believed to be involved in attacks in Pakistan, including one that killed more than 100 people in a market in the northwestern frontier city of Peshawar in 2009.

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  18. Italy Targets Suspects in Pakistan, Afghanistan AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    Italian police said on Friday they were carrying out a "vast anti-terrorism'' operation against an organization inspired by al-Qaida that wanted to support attacks against Pakistan's government and U.S. forces in Afghanistan. Police wiretaps had determined that two people among 18 targeted by arrest warrants were suspected of being part of a group that had protected al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, who was killed by U.S. special forces in a raid on his hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in 2011, a statement said.

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  19. Italian police raid radical Islamist networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    ... that included men suspected of having taken part in a deadly October 2009 bombing at the Meena Bazaar in Peshawar, Pakistan. The attack killed more than 100 people and injured more than 200 others. A police official, Mario Carta, told Reuters news ...

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  20. Italian police in sweep for terror suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    MILAN: Italian police say they are making arrests of suspected members of an Islamic terror ring which allegedly helped execute attacks in Pakistan, including the market bombing that killed more than 100 people. Anti-terrorism police in Sardinia said Friday they were executing arrest warrants for 18 suspects.

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