Multiple casualties after bomb goes off on bus outside Karbala

22 Septembre, 2019, 20:03 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau

A bus bombing killed at least 12 people and wounded others near Iraq's Shia holy city of Karbala, south of Baghdad, a statement from Iraqi security services said, according to Reuters news agency.

CAIRO, Egypt - Yemen's Houthi rebels said late Friday night that they were halting drone and missile attacks against Saudi Arabia, one week after they claimed responsibility for a strike that crippled a key oil facility in the kingdom.

In Dec. 2017, Iraq declared that its territory had been liberated from Islamic State after a US -backed military campaign lasting more than three years.

Still, IS sleeper cells have remained active, attacking civilians and security forces across the country.

L'offre à Mikko Rantanen dévoilée
Cependant, les dirigeants de l'Avalanche croient que le joueur autonome avec compensation devrait signer une entente plus longue.

Une voiture fonce sur la mosquée de Colmar — France
D'après les Dernières nouvelles d'Alsace , des démineurs ont examiné la voiture "qui ne contenait pas d'explosif". Dès que son état le permettra, il sera entendu par les policiers Il sera aussi examiné par un psychiatre.

Thousands of Paris police deployed over 'yellow vest' clash fears
Mr Macron made multiple concessions to the movement , including a €10 billion package of measures to boost purchasing power. Local authorities had issued a decree Wednesday forbidding the yellow vest protests on the Champs-Elysees over the weekend.

Quoting local officials, the Associated Press said five passengers were wounded in the explosion, which occured as the bus was passing through an Iraqi army checkpoint between Karbala and the town of al-Hilla.

The device was then detonated remotely at the checkpoint. Arbaee is the annual commemoration marking the end of the mourning period for the martyrdom of Hussein, the Prophet Mohammed's grandson.

Thirty-one pilgrims were killed and about 100 injured in a stampede in Karbala last week as hundreds of thousands of Shiite Muslims marked Ashoura, one of the most solemn holy days of the year.



Australia makes space deal with NASA
And he had a chance to chat with American veterans who are setting up new businesses with the help of start-up incubator Bunker Labs.

Championship wrap: Leeds drop late points; Sean Maguire pushes Preston into third
Marcelo Bielsa's side should have been out of sight after creating chance after chance while bossing possession. Preston sit third, 1-0 winners at Birmingham thanks to a 23rd-minute Sean Maguire goal.

US 'Posturing' by Sending Troops to Saudi Arabia: Zarif
Following the deployments, commercial ships were mysteriously attacked, drones downed and oil tankers seized in Gulf waters. The farther you keep yourselves from our region and our nations, the more security there will be for our region".

Man United Trio To Be Offered New Contracts
He has since been promoted to Solskjaer's first-team squad, with the United manager hailing the teenager ahead of Astana. And the Evening Standard say United now want Lingard, Pogba and Greenwood to do the same.

Joe Giudice bond request denied by the judge got behind bars
The Bravo star had never obtained American citizenship, though he has lived in the United States since childhood. Joe Giudice's request for release from ICE custody has been denied.

Valverde pointe le coupable de la défaite à Grenade — Barça
Le Barça a d'ailleurs attendu plus d'une heure pour son premier tir cadré! But, 2-0, et fin de l'histoire (66e). Mais le club madrilène a buté à de nombreuses reprises sur l'excellent gardien Ruben Blanco, infranchissable.

Petronet signs MoU with US firm Tellurian
Petronet and Tellurian will endeavour to finalise the transaction agreements by March 31, 2020. After the Houston event, PM Modi is scheduled to be in NY from September 23 to 27.

China Scraps U.S. Farm Tour, Stoking Pessimism on Trade Deal
One set, which is based on tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods implemented last September, will expire in August 2020. China's growth has been great for Australia, but we need to make sure that we all compete on the same playing field.

UK travel firm Thomas Cook holds talks to avoid a collapse
General Secretary Manuel Cortes called for an urgent meeting with Business Secretary and South Northamptonshire MP Andrea Leadsom. But sources said Thomas Cook presents an "unprecedented" challenge because it is a larger operator and runs package holidays.

Touché par les sanctions US, Huawei lance son premier smartphone " zéro Google "
Les Mate 30 et Mate 30 Pro sont donc dotés de la version open source d'Android 10 ainsi que de la surcouche EMUI 10 de Huawei . La série Mate 30 s'appuie sur la dernière puce HiSilicon Kirin 990 de Huawei , dévoilée récemment à l'IFA de Berlin.