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EXPLOSION DOWNED THE RUSSIAN AIRLINER IN SINAI

sinai_crashA Russian passenger Metrojet Airbus A321 plane has crashed in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, on Saturday 10/31/2015 at about 05:51,  23 minutes after takeoff from  the Sharm el-Sheikh heading to St Petersburg .   Egypt’s civil aviation… Continue reading

15 KILLED IN AL-SHABAB’S MOGADISHU HOTEL RAID

MogadigenAl-Shabab Islamist militants have attacked, on Sunday 11/01/2015,  a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, popular with Somalia’s members of parliament, killing at least 15 people. The Gunmen used two car bombs to blast their way into the… Continue reading

YET ANOTHER MOGADISHU HOTEL BOMBED

jazeera palaceAt least 10 people have been killed, on Sunday 07/26/2015 in a suicide car bombing at the gate of Jazeera Palace Hotell in Mogadishu, the Somali capital ( see also – Mogadishu Hotel 03.27.15 ).

Gunfire were heard on… Continue reading

DOZENS KILLED IN TUNISIAN RESORT TOWN SOUSSE

tunisoussi1At least 27 people were killed after two gunmen attacked, on Friday 06/26/2015, the first Friday of Ramadan,  a beach, the Imperial Marhaba hotel and a neighbor hotel in the Tunisian city of Sousse, an interior ministry official told… Continue reading

AL-SHABAB TOOK HOSTAGES IN MOGADISHU HOTEL

MogadishuA suicide bomber, on Friday 03/27/2015 afternoon, has detonated an explosives-laden car at the gate of a Mogadishu Maka Al-Mukaram hotel, and at least four gunmen quickly moved in and  have taken hostages inside the building following a furious… Continue reading

23 KILLED IN TUNIS BARDO MUSEUM ATTACK

 

Armed men have killed, on 03/18/2015, seven tourists and a Tunisian citizen in an attack on a museum in Tunisia’s capital Tunis, according the Interior Ministry spokesperson.

bardo museum

“There are eight victims”, including “seven foreigners”, Mohamed Ali Aroui, the… Continue reading

23 KILLED IN KABUL HOTEL SIEGE

Heavily armed Taliban gunmen stormed, on Friday 06/22/2012, a lakeside hotel near Kabul, sending terrified guests jumping from windows or into a lake to try to escape the onslaught. Continue reading