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B. 2018-02-08 Last of British IS 'Beatles' gang captured by Kurds Syria
2. 2017-12-12 Egypt singer jailed for 'inciting debauchery' Egypt
D. 2017-12-04 Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed Sanaa, Yemen
4. 2017-11-28 Prince Miteb bin Abdullah released Ritz-Carlton, Saudi Arabia
2017-11-24 More than 230 killed in Sinai mosque
6. 2017-11-04 Saudi princes among dozens detained in anti-corruption purge Saudi Arabia
H. 2017-10-07 Palace guards killed in Saudi shooting in Jeddah Al Salam palace, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
I. 2017-09-25 Shooting attack outside Jerusalem kills 3 Israelis Had Adar, Jerusalem
9. 2017-08-26 Yingluck trial: Thailand ex-PM 'fled to Dubai' before verdict Dubai

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Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed More than 230 killed in Sinai mosque Map of al-Rawda Bir al-Abed al-Arish Sinai Egypt


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Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed   Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed Monday by Houthi rebels as he tried to flee clashes with his allies-turned-foes in the capital More than 230 killed in Sinai mosque Map of al-Rawda Bir al-Abed al-Arish Sinai Egypt


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Nov.24   Sinai
  Militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque. The mosque in the town of Bir al-Abed, near al-Arish, was targeted during Friday prayers
 It is the deadliest attack of its kind since an Islamist insurgency in the peninsula was stepped up in 2013


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Sep.25  Jerusalem  Shooting attack outside Jerusalem kills 3 Israelis

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Aug.9  Yemen  Teenage migrants 'deliberately drowned' by smugglers in Yemen

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Jul.23  Jordan  Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan reports

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Jun.21  Mosul  IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul Jun.7  Tehran  Tehran attackers 'were ISIS recruits from Iran'

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May.26   Egypt Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack
May.15  Damascus  Syria's Saydnaya prison crematorium hid killings, says US

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Apr.9   Egypt State of emergency after deadly Coptic church attacks


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Jan.8   Jerusalem Jerusalem truck attack: Four Israelis soldiers killed   Four people have been killed in Jerusalem by a Palestinian man who drove a lorry into a group of soldiers, in what police called a terror at...

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Dec.19   Turkey Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara   Mevlut Mert Aydintas, 22, a Turkish policeman has shot dead Andrei Karlov, apparently in protest at Russia's involvement in Aleppo Oct.15  Baghdad  Suicide bomber targets mourning tent in Baghdad, kills 41 Aug.20   Turkey   Turkey wedding blast: 30 dead and 90 hurt in Gaziantep   President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said so-called Islamic State was likely to have carried it out amid reports of a suicide bomber targeting the... Jul.17   Turkey Turkey coup arrests hit 6,000 as Erdogan roots out 'virus'
Jul.3   Baghdad   Baghdad bombing kills 250   A suicide truck bomb ripped through a busy shopping district. The brazen Saturday night attack in the heart of the packed Karrada neighborho... Jun.8  Tel Aviv  Four people killed by two Palestinian gunmen May.12   Damascus Top Hezbollah commander Badreddine killed Mar.29   Cyprus EgyptAir hijack: Man surrenders at Larnaca airport Mar.13   Turkey   Ankara car bomb kills at least 32   The explosion happened in key transport hub and commercial area. Several vehicles at the scene were reduced to burnt-out wrecks Mar.10   ISIS Leaked ISIS documents reveal recruits' blood types, obedience levels Feb.21   Damascus Blasts in Homs and Damascus kill 140 Feb.17   Turkey At least 28 dead in Turkish capital explosion Jan.2   Saudi Arabia Anger at execution of top Shia cleric
  Saudi Arabia's execution of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr has sparked anger and protests in Shia communities across the region
Jan.1   Tel Aviv Tel Aviv shooting: Two dead, Israeli police say


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Nov.19   West Bank Palestinian attacks in Israel and W Bank kill five
Nov.12  Beirut  Beirut attacks: Islamic State claims it carried out Nov.4  Sinai  Sinai plane crash: Bomb may have downed airliner Oct.31   Sinai   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268 Map of Hasna Egypt  Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Petersburg Oct.16   West Bank Palestinian rioters torch Jewish holy site Joseph's Tomb   Palestinians have torched a Jewish holy site in the West Bank city of Nablus, amid soaring tensions with Israel Oct.10   Turkey   Ankara explosions leave almost 100 dead
Map of Ankara Central Station Ankara Turkey  Two explosions at a peace rally in the Turkish capital Ankara have killed at least 86 people and injured 186, according to officials Sep.13  Egypt  Mexican tourists killed by Egyptian security forces Aug.23   Syria   Palmyra's Baalshamin temple blown up by IS Map of Baalshamin Palmyra Syria  Islamic State militants have destroyed Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin, Syrian officials and activists say Jul.20   Turkey 30 people were killed by bomb Mar.20  Yemen  IS claims Yemen mosque bombings Feb.3  Jordan  Jordan executes convicted jihadists after pilot's death Jan.31   ISIS ISIS: Japanese hostage beheaded

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.17   Jerusalem Multiple people killed in Jerusalem synagogue attack
Nov.16   ISIS ISIS video claims beheading of American hostage Peter Kassig   The terror group has claimed to have beheaded American hostage Peter Kassig, an aid worker and former Army Ranger, in a graphic new video Nov.1  Western Iraq  IS militants kill 50 from Iraq tribe Oct.24  Sinai  Egypt: Sinai bomb kills 26 troops Oct.3   Northern Syria ISIS video claims to show beheading of Alan Henning Sep.2   Northern Syria Islamic State 'kills US hostage' Aug.19   Northern Iraq   Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley  A video shows the beheading and threatens the life of another American if President Barack Obama doesn't end military operations in Iraq Jul.6  Jerusalem  6 Jewish suspects arrested in connection with killing of Palestinian teen Jun.30   West Bank   Abducted Israeli teens found dead Map of Halhul Hebron Israel  Three Israeli teenagers who were abducted earlier this month in the West Bank have been found dead in a pit near the town of Halhul Mar.31  Tel Aviv  Israel's Olmert convicted of bribery Feb.8  Syria  Aid convoy fired on in besieged Homs

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.27  Beirut  U.S. friend, Hezbollah foe killed in blast Aug.23  Northern Lebanon  Twin bombings rock mosques in Tripoli, Lebanon Aug.13  West Bank  Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners Aug.10  Baghdad  69 killed by wave of bombings in Iraq May.17  Baghdad  Deadly blasts target Iraqi Sunnis May.11  Turkey  Deadly blasts hit Turkey border town Mar.19  Baghdad  Attacks claim 48 lives on Iraq anniversary Feb.1  Turkey  Fatal blast outside U.S. Embassy Jan.26   Egypt Fans verdicts spark Egypt unrest


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Nov.21  Tel Aviv  Bomb blast on bus in Tel Aviv Oct.19   Beirut Beirut blast kills top official
May.21   Yemen   Suicide blast kills more than 100 Yemeni troops  A suicide bomber dressed in a military uniform infiltrated one of the most heavily secured locations in Yemen on Monday, setting off a blast Feb.1   Egypt Dozens killed in Egypt stadium clashes   At least 74 people have been killed in clashes between rival fans following a football match in the city of Port Said. Scores were injured Jan.11  Syria  French journalist killed in Syria Jan.10   Iran Car explosion 'kills nuclear scientist'   Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan, a university lecturer and nuclear scientist, has been killed in a car explosion in north Tehran Jan.6  Syria  Suicide bomber kills 25 in Syria

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.23  Syria  Syria 'suicide attacks kill 40' Dec.21  Baghdad  Multiple Iraq blasts kill at least 63 people Oct.29  Gaza  Islamic Jihad: Israel hits training camp Oct.11  Jerusalem  Prisoner swap deal to free Shalit Sep.30   Yemen U.S.-born Muslim cleric killed
Sep.9   Egypt Protesters break into Israeli embassy Aug.18   Southern Israel 7 Israelis dead in string of attacks

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.31  Egypt  Deadly blast at Egyptian church Dec.30  Baghdad  Christians killed in Iraq attacks  Tel Aviv  Ex-president guilty of rape, harassment Feb.26  Turkey  Ex-generals charged over 'plot'

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.8   Baghdad Car bombs killed at least 127 people
Oct.25   Baghdad Twin suicide bombings kill more than 130   520 wounded in car bombings in central Baghdad near Iraqi government buildings -- the deadliest attack on civilians in Iraq this year Oct.18  Southern Iran  Commanders assassinated Aug.21  Iran  Defence minister-designate on Interpol list

year 2008 Top ^

Jul.2  Jerusalem  Bulldozer terrorist kills 3 in rampage

year 2007 Top ^

Sep.19  Beirut  Anti-Syrian lawmaker dies in blast Aug.14  Mosul  Up to 500 people die in bomb attacks Jul.7  Northern Iraq  At least 105 killed in village market blast Jul.3  Gaza  BBC reporter Alan Johnston freed Jun.12  Sunni Triangle  Blast hits key Shia shrine Apr.18   Baghdad Bombings kill almost 200
Mar.6  Iraq  More than 120 die in blasts Feb.3   Baghdad Truck bomb kills more than 120 in market

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29   Baghdad     Saddam Hussein hanged
  The celebrations broke out after Hussein was dead. There was dancing around the body. The execution was videotaped.    He was convicted of killings in the town of Dujail 25 years ago. U.S. district judge refused a request to stay the ex...
Nov.23  Sadr City  More than 200 killed in Sadr City Nov.21  Beirut  Christian politician Gemayel killed Nov.14  Baghdad  Gunmen grab up to 100 from institute Nov.5   Baghdad Saddam Hussein sentenced to death
Oct.15  Jerusalem  Police back Katsav rape charges Jul.12   Southern Lebanon   Hezbollah kidnapping prompts war
  Guerrillas killed 3 Israeli soldiers and captured 2 more, prompting airstrikes and military raids inside southern Lebanon.    Israel has launched air strikes on bridges and roads in southern Lebanon to stop Hezboll...
Apr.24  Egypt  Three bombs rip through resort Feb.21   Sunni Triangle Blast damages Shia shrine
Feb.4   Syria   Danish, Norwegian embassies ablaze
  Hundreds of Syrian demonstrators stormed the Danish Embassy in Damascus and set fire to the building in protest at the cartoons.    Protesters scaled the Danish mission amid chants of 'God is great', before moving on to attack the Norwegian site. Denmark and Norway ...


year 2005 Top ^

Nov.9   Jordan 57 killed in 3 hotel blasts
Oct.20  Lebanon  U.N. probe links Syria to Hariri killing Sep.13  Baghdad  Wave of violence kills at least 140 Jul.22   Sinai 88 died as explosions rock resort town Jul.16  Iraq  Suicide bomber kills 90 near Baghdad Feb.28  Iraq  Suicide bomb kills at least 125 Feb.14   Beirut   Huge blast kills ex-PM  Former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri has been killed in a large-scale bomb attack on his motorcade in Beirut

year 2004 Top ^

Oct.24  Iraq  Massacre of 50 Iraqi army recruits Oct.7  Egypt  Three blasts kill 40 at tourist resorts Jul.1  Baghdad  Defiant Saddam in court Mar.31  Sunni Triangle  Iraqis hang U.S. bodies off bridge

year 2003 Top ^

Nov.20  Turkey  Bomb attacks kill 30 Oct.4  Northern Israel  Terror blast kills 19 in Haifa Aug.29  Iraq  Cleric among 100 dead after mosque blast Aug.19  Jerusalem  Powerful bus bomb killed 21  Baghdad  Truck bomb kills 17 including U.N. envoy Aug.7  Baghdad  Bomb at Jordanian Embassy Jan.5  Tel Aviv  Suicide bombings kill 23

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Mar.27  Israel  Suicide blast kills 19 at hotel

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Dec.2  Northern Israel  Bus bomb kills 16 in Haifa Oct.16  Jerusalem  Tourism minister shot

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Oct.12  Yemen  17 U.S. sailors on Cole die in explosion


Palestinian rioters torch Jewish holy site Joseph's Tomb   Palestinians have torched a Jewish holy site in the West Bank city of Nablus, amid soaring tensions with Israel State of emergency after deadly Coptic church attacks   Turkey wedding blast: 30 dead and 90 hurt in Gaziantep   President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said so-called Islamic State was likely to have carried it out amid reports of a suicide bomber targeting the...   Baghdad bombing kills 250   A suicide truck bomb ripped through a busy shopping district. The brazen Saturday night attack in the heart of the packed Karrada neighborho...   Ankara car bomb kills at least 32   The explosion happened in key transport hub and commercial area. Several vehicles at the scene were reduced to burnt-out wrecks Blasts in Homs and Damascus kill 140 At least 28 dead in Turkish capital explosion   Ankara explosions leave almost 100 dead Map of Ankara Central Station Ankara Turkey  Two explosions at a peace rally in the Turkish capital Ankara have killed at least 86 people and injured 186, according to officials 30 people were killed by bomb Beirut blast kills top official   Suicide blast kills more than 100 Yemeni troops  A suicide bomber dressed in a military uniform infiltrated one of the most heavily secured locations in Yemen on Monday, setting off a blast Car explosion 'kills nuclear scientist'   Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan, a university lecturer and nuclear scientist, has been killed in a car explosion in north Tehran Car bombs killed at least 127 people Twin suicide bombings kill more than 130   520 wounded in car bombings in central Baghdad near Iraqi government buildings -- the deadliest attack on civilians in Iraq this year Bombings kill almost 200 Truck bomb kills more than 120 in market Blast damages Shia shrine 57 killed in 3 hotel blasts 88 died as explosions rock resort town   Huge blast kills ex-PM  Former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri has been killed in a large-scale bomb attack on his motorcade in Beirut Anger at execution of top Shia cleric




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2017
Jun.21  Mosul  IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul
2010
Dec.30  Baghdad  Christians killed in Iraq attacks




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2017
Apr.9   Egypt
2016
Oct.15  Baghdad  Suicide bomber targets mourning tent in Baghdad, kills 41
Aug.20   Turkey
Jul.3   Baghdad
Mar.13   Turkey
Feb.21   Damascus
Feb.17   Turkey
2015
Nov.12  Beirut  Beirut attacks: Islamic State claims it carried out
Nov.4  Sinai  Sinai plane crash: Bomb may have downed airliner
Oct.10   Turkey
Jul.20   Turkey
Mar.20  Yemen  IS claims Yemen mosque bombings
2014
Oct.24  Sinai  Egypt: Sinai bomb kills 26 troops
2013
Dec.27  Beirut  U.S. friend, Hezbollah foe killed in blast
Aug.23  Northern Lebanon  Twin bombings rock mosques in Tripoli, Lebanon
Aug.10  Baghdad  69 killed by wave of bombings in Iraq
May.17  Baghdad  Deadly blasts target Iraqi Sunnis
May.11  Turkey  Deadly blasts hit Turkey border town
Mar.19  Baghdad  Attacks claim 48 lives on Iraq anniversary
Feb.1  Turkey  Fatal blast outside U.S. Embassy
2012
Nov.21  Tel Aviv  Bomb blast on bus in Tel Aviv
Oct.19   Beirut
May.21   Yemen
Jan.10   Iran
Jan.6  Syria  Suicide bomber kills 25 in Syria
2011
Dec.23  Syria  Syria 'suicide attacks kill 40'
Dec.21  Baghdad  Multiple Iraq blasts kill at least 63 people
2010
Dec.31  Egypt  Deadly blast at Egyptian church
2009
Dec.8   Baghdad
Oct.25   Baghdad
Oct.18  Southern Iran  Commanders assassinated
2007
Aug.14  Mosul  Up to 500 people die in bomb attacks
Jul.7  Northern Iraq  At least 105 killed in village market blast
Jun.12  Sunni Triangle  Blast hits key Shia shrine
Apr.18   Baghdad
Mar.6  Iraq  More than 120 die in blasts
Feb.3   Baghdad
2006
Nov.23  Sadr City  More than 200 killed in Sadr City
Apr.24  Egypt  Three bombs rip through resort
Feb.21   Sunni Triangle
2005
Nov.9   Jordan
Sep.13  Baghdad  Wave of violence kills at least 140
Jul.22   Sinai
Jul.16  Iraq  Suicide bomber kills 90 near Baghdad
Feb.28  Iraq  Suicide bomb kills at least 125
Feb.14   Beirut
2004
Oct.7  Egypt  Three blasts kill 40 at tourist resorts
2003
Nov.20  Turkey  Bomb attacks kill 30
Oct.4  Northern Israel  Terror blast kills 19 in Haifa
Aug.19  Jerusalem  Powerful bus bomb killed 21
Aug.19  Baghdad  Truck bomb kills 17 including U.N. envoy
Aug.7  Baghdad  Bomb at Jordanian Embassy
Jan.5  Tel Aviv  Suicide bombings kill 23
2002
Mar.27  Israel  Suicide blast kills 19 at hotel
2001
Dec.2  Northern Israel  Bus bomb kills 16 in Haifa




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Jan.2   Saudi Arabia
  Saudi Arabia's execution of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr has sparked anger and protests in Shia communities across the region
2015 Feb.3  Jordan  Jordan executes convicted jihadists after pilot's death 2014 Mar.31  Tel Aviv  Israel's Olmert convicted of bribery 2013 Jan.26   Egypt Fans verdicts spark Egypt unrest 2010 Dec.30  Tel Aviv  Ex-president guilty of rape, harassment Feb.26  Turkey  Ex-generals charged over 'plot' 2006 Dec.29   Baghdad   Saddam Hussein hanged
  The celebrations broke out after Hussein was dead. There was dancing around the body. The execution was videotaped.    He was convicted of killings in the town of Dujail 25 years ago. U.S. district judge refused a request to stay the ex...
Nov.5   Baghdad Saddam Hussein sentenced to death 2004 Jul.1  Baghdad  Defiant Saddam in court



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2017 Aug.9  Yemen  Teenage migrants 'deliberately drowned' by smugglers in Yemen 2016 Jun.8  Tel Aviv  Four people killed by two Palestinian gunmen 2015 Sep.13  Egypt  Mexican tourists killed by Egyptian security forces 2014 Nov.1  Western Iraq  IS militants kill 50 from Iraq tribe Sep.2   Northern Syria Islamic State 'kills US hostage'
Aug.19   Northern Iraq   Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley
  A video shows the beheading and threatens the life of another American if President Barack Obama doesn't end military operations in Iraq Jun.30   West Bank   Abducted Israeli teens found dead
Map of Halhul Hebron Israel  Three Israeli teenagers who were abducted earlier this month in the West Bank have been found dead in a pit near the town of Halhul 2012 Jan.11  Syria  French journalist killed in Syria 2004 Oct.24  Iraq  Massacre of 50 Iraqi army recruits



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2015 Aug.23   Syria   Palmyra's Baalshamin temple blown up by IS Map of Baalshamin Palmyra Syria  Islamic State militants have destroyed Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin, Syrian officials and activists say



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2007 Jul.3  Gaza  BBC reporter Alan Johnston freed 2006 Nov.14  Baghdad  Gunmen grab up to 100 from institute Jul.12   Southern Lebanon   Hezbollah kidnapping prompts war
  Guerrillas killed 3 Israeli soldiers and captured 2 more, prompting airstrikes and military raids inside southern Lebanon.    Israel has launched air strikes on bridges and roads in southern Lebanon to stop Hezboll...




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2012 Feb.1   Egypt Dozens killed in Egypt stadium clashes   At least 74 people have been killed in clashes between rival fans following a football match in the city of Port Said. Scores were injured 2011 Sep.9   Egypt Protesters break into Israeli embassy




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2009 Aug.21  Iran  Defence minister-designate on Interpol list 2006 Feb.4   Syria   Danish, Norwegian embassies ablaze
  Hundreds of Syrian demonstrators stormed the Danish Embassy in Damascus and set fire to the building in protest at the cartoons.    Protesters scaled the Danish mission amid chants of 'God is great', before moving on to attack the Norwegian site. Denmark and Norway ...




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2016 Jul.17   Turkey Turkey coup arrests hit 6,000 as Erdogan roots out 'virus'
2014 Jul.6  Jerusalem  6 Jewish suspects arrested in connection with killing of Palestinian teen



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2017 Dec.4   Yemen Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh killed   Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed Monday by Houthi rebels as he tried to flee clashes with his allies-turned-foes in the capital 2016 Dec.19   Turkey Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara   Mevlut Mert Aydintas, 22, a Turkish policeman has shot dead Andrei Karlov, apparently in protest at Russia's involvement in Aleppo 2007 Sep.19  Beirut  Anti-Syrian lawmaker dies in blast 2006 Nov.21  Beirut  Christian politician Gemayel killed 2003 Aug.29  Iraq  Cleric among 100 dead after mosque blast 2001 Oct.16  Jerusalem  Tourism minister shot



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2014 Feb.8  Syria  Aid convoy fired on in besieged Homs 2011 Aug.18   Southern Israel 7 Israelis dead in string of attacks




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2017 May.15  Damascus  Syria's Saydnaya prison crematorium hid killings, says US 2013 Aug.13  West Bank  Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners 2011 Oct.11  Jerusalem  Prisoner swap deal to free Shalit



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2017 Nov.24   Sinai More than 230 killed in Sinai mosque
Map of al-Rawda Bir al-Abed al-Arish Sinai Egypt
  Militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque. The mosque in the town of Bir al-Abed, near al-Arish, was targeted during Friday prayers
 It is the deadliest attack of its kind since an Islamist insurgency in the peninsula was stepped up in 2013
Sep.25  Jerusalem  Shooting attack outside Jerusalem kills 3 Israelis Jul.23  Jordan  Attack at Israel embassy in Jordan reports Jun.7  Tehran  Tehran attackers 'were ISIS recruits from Iran' May.26   Egypt Egypt Coptic Christians killed in bus attack Jan.8   Jerusalem Jerusalem truck attack: Four Israelis soldiers killed   Four people have been killed in Jerusalem by a Palestinian man who drove a lorry into a group of soldiers, in what police called a terror at... 2016 May.12   Damascus Top Hezbollah commander Badreddine killed Mar.29   Cyprus EgyptAir hijack: Man surrenders at Larnaca airport Mar.10   ISIS Leaked ISIS documents reveal recruits' blood types, obedience levels Jan.1   Tel Aviv Tel Aviv shooting: Two dead, Israeli police say 2015 Nov.19   West Bank Palestinian attacks in Israel and W Bank kill five Oct.31   Sinai   No survivors on Russian airliner KGL9268 Map of Hasna Egypt  Airbus A-321 has crashed in central Sinai killing all 224 people on board. It left the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, bound for St Petersburg Jan.31   ISIS ISIS: Japanese hostage beheaded 2014 Nov.17   Jerusalem Multiple people killed in Jerusalem synagogue attack Nov.16   ISIS ISIS video claims beheading of American hostage Peter Kassig   The terror group has claimed to have beheaded American hostage Peter Kassig, an aid worker and former Army Ranger, in a graphic new video Oct.3   Northern Syria ISIS video claims to show beheading of Alan Henning 2011 Oct.29  Gaza  Islamic Jihad: Israel hits training camp Sep.30   Yemen U.S.-born Muslim cleric killed 2008 Jul.2  Jerusalem  Bulldozer terrorist kills 3 in rampage 2004 Mar.31  Sunni Triangle  Iraqis hang U.S. bodies off bridge 2000 Oct.12  Yemen  17 U.S. sailors on Cole die in explosion



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2006 Oct.15  Jerusalem  Police back Katsav rape charges