Two people were killed in Myanmar’s second city Mandalay on Saturday when police fired to disperse protesting opponents of a February 1 military coup, emergency workers said, the bloodiest day in more than two weeks of demonstrations.
Three United Nations peacekeepers were killed in the Central African Republic, the UN mission there said on Saturday, as the government and its allies tried to fend off a rebel offensive ahead of today’s presidential and legislative elections.
At least two security forces were killed and three others were wounded in a Taliban attack on a military base in Andar district of Ghazni Province, Afghanistan’s Ministry of Defense said in a statement on Wednesday.
At least two people were killed and five were wounded after being stabbed by a man wearing medieval clothes near the Parliament Hill area of Quebec City, Canada, late on Saturday, police and local media reported.
A senior ringleader of a Takfiri terrorist group involved in the assassination of the Yemeni minister of sports and youth affairs in the National Salvation Government was killed in the country’s southwestern province of Dhamar.