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This photo provided by Bangalore News Photo shows the remains of a truck carrying explosives that detonated in Shivamogga, 300 kilometers (250 miles) southeast of Bengaluru. The truck detonated at a stone-crushing unit in southern India, leaving several dead, police said.

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Indian Army recovered 52 kg of explosives in Karewa area of Gadikal in Kashmir. The location where the explosives were recovered was near a national highway and close to the site of last year's Pulwama terror attack that had killed 40 CRPF personnel.

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In this image, incriminating materials including explosives recovered from alleged ISIS operative Abu Yusuf's residence, in Balrampur. Abu Yusuf was arrested yesterday in Delhi.

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In this image, incriminating materials including explosives recovered from alleged ISIS operative Abu Yusuf's residence, in Balrampur. Abu Yusuf was arrested yesterday in Delhi.

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Smoke and fire are visible from the TPC Group Port Neches Operations explosion in Port Neches, Texas.

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Army displays the ammunition recovered from the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant Danish Ahmad, who was arrested in the area, at Sopora area of Baramulla district of North Kashmir.

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CISF jawans walk at Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport in New Delhi. A bag with suspected explosives was found at Delhi's Terminal 3 airport in the early hours of Friday, leading to restriction on passengers' movement for few hours.

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The passenger bus, which was seized after 15 kgs explosive like substance was recovered from it during a checking at KC Road, in Jammu. Two persons were were detained for questioning in connection with the seizure.

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An ambulance drives on a highway, traveling from the direction of a large explosion, in Pampore, Kashmir. Security officials say at least 10 soldiers have been killed and 20 others wounded by a large explosion that struck a paramilitary convoy on a key highway on the outskirts of the disputed region's main city of Srinagar.

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Police display explosives and other materials recovered, in Anantnag. A major tragedy was averted when the police recovered a 25-kg Improvised Explosive Device (IED) near a national highway and arrested a person, owing allegiance to the Jaish-e-Mohammed terror group, in south Kashmir, officials said.

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Police display the huge consignment of ammunition and explosives recovered near Thangachimadam, in Rameswaram.

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A bomb disposal robot carries a low intensity bomb, which was found in a bus, in Guwahati.

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A powerful explosion is seen in the ammunition depot at a military base in Kalynivka, west of Kiev, Ukraine.

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A powerful explosion is seen in the ammunition depot at a military base in Kalynivka, west of Kiev, Ukraine. Ukrainian officials say they have evacuated more than 30,000 people after a fire and ammunition explosions, at the military base.

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Police with recovered 85 cartons of firecrackers and explosive materials from the Dera premises in Sirsa.

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French police officers stand outside a building in Villejuif, in Paris. The Paris prosecutor's office says two people have been detained after a possible explosives laboratory was discovered in a suburb south of Paris.

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Police cars drive on an almost deserted street during an evacuation of more than 60 000 people in Frankfurt, Germany. The evacuation became necessary due to an unexploded 1.8 ton WW II bomb that will be diffused later in the day.

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German police officers are checking houses and apartments during an evacuation of more than 60 000 people in Frankfurt. The evacuation became necessary due to an unexploded 1.8 ton WW II bomb that will be diffused later in the day.

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A blue tent covers an unexploded 1.8 tons WW II bomb in Frankfurt, Germany.

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A remote-controlled bomb-defuser inspects a suspected IED that was kept in a packet in a hand cart in front of Guwahati Railway station.

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A bomb squad member inspects a parcel suspected to contain an IED, kept on a hand cart, in front of Guwahati Railway station.

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The crude bomb that was recovered along with a letter purportedly by Indian Mujahideen, warning of revenge for the killing of Lashkar-e-Taiba 'commander' Abu Dujana, from the Amritsar-bound Akal Takht Express at Akbarganj Station in Amethi.

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Explosives seized by the Indian Army and the Assam Police in a joint operation at Sakhati in Kamrup district of Assam.

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Police officers investigate near a damaged wooden bench, right, following an explosion at a park in Utsunomiya, north of Tokyo.

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Firefighters gather as heavily armed police block the area while they search for an explosive device on West 27th street and 7th Avenue in Manhattan, New York.

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Mayor Bill de Blasio, center, and NYPD Chief of Department James O'Neill, center right, speak during a press conference near the scene of an apparent explosion on West 23rd street in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, in New York.

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Police investigators examine the Gili Cat 2 boat following an explosion while it was enroute to nearby island of Lombok, at Padangbai Port in Karangasem, Bali, Indonesia.

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People gather after an explosion in Gaziantep, southeastern Turkey.

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A member of bomb disposal squad carrying out controlled explosion which found near old Rupali cinema hall in Sivsagar.

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Paramilitary soldier falls down as he tries to kick back an exploded tear gas shell thrown back at them by Kashmiri Muslim protesters at the end of a day long curfew in Srinagar.

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Members of Brazilian federal police bomb squad pack their gear after detonating a suspicious package near the men's cycling road race final on Copacabana beach at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Afghan police block a road leading to the site of an explosion, in Kabul, Afghanistan. A strong explosion took place early Monday near a guesthouse for foreigners in Kabul, an Afghan police official said.

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Afghan police block a road leading to the site of an explosion, in Kabul, Afghanistan. A strong explosion took place early Monday near a guesthouse for foreigners in Kabul, an Afghan police official said.

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Police officers secure the area after a bomb attack in Ansbach, Germany.

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Afghans help an injured man at a hospital after an explosion struck a protest march, in Kabul. Witnesses say that an explosion struck the protest march by members of Afghanistan's largely Shiite Hazara ethnic minority group, demanding that a major regional electric power line be routed through their impoverished home province.

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Flowers and tribute candles are laid out near the site of the truck attack in the French resort city of Nice.

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Iraqi firefighters and civilians carry bodies of victims killed in a car bomb at a commercial area in Karada neighborhood, Baghdad. Bombs went off early Sunday in two crowded commercial areas in Baghdad.

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An Iraqi Man looks for victims at the site of a car bomb attack at a commercial area in Karada neighborhood, Baghdad.

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Security forces examine the scene after a bomb attack on Nasahablod Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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Chinese paramilitary policemen guard a closed off area of the Shanghai's Pudong airport after an explosion. A small explosion at a check-in area of the airport injured a few people Sunday, Chinese authorities said.

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A survivor looks for his family members at the scene of a deadly suicide car bomb attack in the New Baghdad neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.

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Workers drape a huge Turkish flag on a facade of a building damaged in Tuesday's explosion in Istanbul. The bomb attack that targeted a bus carrying riot police during rush hour traffic in Istanbul, killed a number of people and wounded dozens of others. It marks the fourth bombing to hit the Turkish city this year and there was no immediate responsibility claim but Turkey has witnessed an increase in violence linked to Kurdish rebels and Islamic State militants.

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Turkish security officials and firefighters work at the explosion site after a bus carrying riot police official was struck by a bomb in Istanbul.

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Turkish police forensic officers work near the scene of an explosion in Istanbu. A car bomb attack targeting a bus carrying riot police during rush hour traffic in Istanbul on Tuesday has killed numbers of people and wounded dozens others, the city's governor said.

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Rescue personnel work at the site of an explosion at a chemical factory in Dombivli, in the outskirts of Mumbai. The powerful explosion shattered windows in buildings near the factory.

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Afghanistan security forces inspect at the site of an explosion in west of Kabul.

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IED recovered by CRPF in a joint operation at Latehar district in Jharkhand.

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A view of blast site , several people were injured when suspected militants triggered a blast in eastern Assam's Tinsukia town.

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This image released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows the scene after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed vehicle at a military checkpoint at the entrance to the Sayyida Zeinab suburb, Damascus.

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This image released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows Syrian citizens gather at the scene where a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed vehicle at a military checkpoint at the entrance to the Sayyida Zeinab suburb, Damascus.

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A security guard protects a store that was damaged by the shock waves of an explosion at a State oil company Petroleos Mexicanos' petrochemical plant in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico.

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Relatives of missing workers of a nearby petrochemical plant of the state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos ( Pemex ) pray as they wait for news news about their loved ones outside the local hospital in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico.

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Relatives of missing workers of a nearby petrochemical plant of the state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos ( Pemex ) demand news about their loved ones outside the local hospital in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico.

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A plume of smoke rises over the State oil company Petroleos Mexicanos' petrochemical plant in Coatzacoalcos, Mexico.

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Afghan security forces inspect the site of a Taliban-claimed deadly suicide attack in Kabul. Armed militants in Afghanistan have staged a coordinated assault on a key government security agency in the capital Tuesday morning, killing many and wounding more than 320 people.

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People in panic after a blast in Chapra Civil court.

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A view of a collapsed building after a massive fire broke out during a fireworks display in Paravoor north of Thiruvananthapuram.

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A view of a collapsed building after a massive fire broke out during a fireworks display in Paravoor north of Thiruvananthapuram.

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A view of a damaged building after a massive fire broke out during a fireworks display in Paravoor north of Thiruvananthapuram.

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A view of a collapsed building after a massive fire broke out during a fireworks display in Paravoor north of Thiruvananthapuram.

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Police forensic officers investigate an explosion near an overpass in Istanbul.

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A police officer secures the area as forensic officers investigate an explosion near an overpass in Istanbul.

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Police forensic officers investigate an explosion near an overpass in Istanbul.

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After receiving a bomb threat call, security personnel with sniffer dog examine luggage of a passenger at Kharagpur Railway Station in West Midnapore district, WB.

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An injured brought to hospital for treatment following a suspected IED blast in Goalpara district of Assam.

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Security officials and ambulances at the scene of an explosion, on a street, in Istanbul.

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Emergency services at the scene of an explosion, on a street, in Istanbul.

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Emergency services at the scene of an explosion, on a street, in Istanbul. An explosion on Istanbul’s main pedestrian shopping street on Saturday has killed a number of people and injured over a dozen others.

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Family members and friends gather around bridal veil and Turkish flag-drapped coffin of Zeynep Basak Gursoy, 19, one of 37 victims of Sunday's explosion, during the funeral procession. There has been no claim of responsibility for the Ankara attack, which authorities say was carried out by a female bomber and a possible male accomplice.

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Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of an explosion in Ankara, Turkey. The explosion is believed to have been caused by a car bomb that went off close to bus stops. News reports say the large explosion in the capital has caused several casualties.

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Army Bomb Disposal squad carrying out controlled explosion of a suspicious IED at Lasjan bypass.

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A member of Army Bomb Disposal squad carrying out controlled explosion of a suspicious IED at Lasjan bypass.

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A firefighter tosses a piece of debris that had been blown into the street into a pile of rubble left from an early morning explosion in Seattle. The explosion heavily damaged buildings and injured multiple firefighters.

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Villagers gather around the severely damaged house of a TMC leader where a bomb exploded killing two brothers of TMC leader and injuring many others, in Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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The damaged house after a cylinder blast, in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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In this grab taken from video by Associate Press Television, the scene of an attack on a hotel, in Ouagadougou. Attackers struck an upscale hotel popular with Westerners in Burkina Faso's capital late Friday, fueling the recent political turmoil in the West African country. Three hours later, gunfire could still be heard as soldiers in an armored vehicle finally approached the area.

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Police officers rush to take their position as they search buildings near the site of an explosion in Jakarta. Attackers set off explosions at a Starbucks cafe in a bustling shopping area of downtown Jakarta and waged gun-battles with police, leaving bodies in the streets as office workers watched in terror from high-rise windows.

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Police officers examine debris at the site where an explosion went off in Jakarta. Attackers set off explosions at a Starbucks cafe in a bustling shopping area of downtown Jakarta and waged gun-battles with police, leaving bodies in the streets as office workers watched in terror from high-rise windows.

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Securitymen at the spot after militants triggered an Improvised explosive device (IED) blast at William Nagar market in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills district. William Nagar is the headquarters of East Garo Hills district. The explosion is suspected to have been carried out by members of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), a militant faction.

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks to reporters before a Security Council meeting at U.N. headquarters. North Korea trumpeted its first hydrogen bomb test Wednesday, a powerful, self-proclaimed "H-bomb of justice" that would mark a major and unanticipated advance for its still-limited nuclear arsenal. Pyongyang's announcement was met with widespread skepticism, but whatever the North detonated in its fourth nuclear test, another round of tough international sanctions looms for the defiant, impoverished country.

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Security forces' jawans guard near the site of grenade attack by militants at a CRPF camp at Mominabad in Anantnag district.

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Bangladeshi local people gather, and security personnel stand guard in an alley during a raid on a building where members of a banned Islamist group were detained with bombs in Mirpur area, Dhaka.

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Kashmiri villagers carry the coffin of Zahid Ahmed after his body arrived at his home at Batango village, south of Srinagar. Zahid, who was injured in the October 9 fire-bomb attack on a truck in Udhampur died at a hospital in New Delhi.

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Mother of a victim of a fire is comforted by people outside a hospital in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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In this image made from video, participants in a peace rally react as an explosion happens behind them, in Ankara. Two explosions targeted a peace rally by opposition supporters and Kurdish activists in Ankara, killing 86 people and wounding 186. The moment of one of the blast was caught on camera. Turkey's prime minister says the attacks likely were suicide bombings. Ahmet Davutoglu also declared a three-day official mourning period for the victims.

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Police forensic officers at the site of an explosion in Ankara, Turkey. Two nearly simultaneous explosions targeted a Turkish peace rally by Kurdish activists and opposition supporters in Ankara. At least 86 people were killed and nearly 190 wounded in what appeared to be suicide attacks, Turkish officials said.

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Police men and RPF jawans checking motorcycles after a call for bomb at Allahabad Railway Station in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.

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1750 Kgs of explosives seized by the police from a car, is displayed in Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh.

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In this Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, center right, visits fire fighters working at a massive blast site in Tianjin, north China

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Army personnel along with Assam Police recovered a powerful IED and explosive devices on the near National Highway-37, Boko in Kamrup district of Assam.

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In this screen grab taken from ETTV, injured concert spectators are treated after an accidental explosion during a music concert at the Formosa Water Park in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The New Taipei City fire department says 200 people were injured in an accidental explosion of colored theatrical powdernear a performance stage where about 1,000 people were gathered for party.

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A man carries an injured victim from an accidental explosion during a music concert at the Formosa Water Park in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The New Taipei City fire department says 200 people were injured in an accidental explosion of colored theatrical powder Saturday night near a performance stage where about 1,000 people were gathered for party.

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A Saudi boy sits beneath a banner with names of Shiite saints to watch the funeral procession Saturday, in Tarut, Saudi Arabia, for Mansour Fateel, who died of his injuries to become the 22nd victim of a mosque bombing claimed by the Islamic State group. Thousands of Shiites took to the streets of eastern Saudi Arabia to remember the latest victim of the country's deadliest terrorist bombing in years and denounce attacks on their community. Arabic graffiti beneath the banner reads: "No to occupying Bahrain."

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The ISIS ihadist group demolished a prison in the Syrian city of Palmyra. The prison became notorious throughout Syria as a symbol of the brutality of the regime of former president Hafez al-Assad and his son and successor, Bashar.

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A view of Tura Town after a low-intensity IED blast at a busy market place in Tura Town of Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills district.

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Afghan security forces inspect the site after a suicide bombing attack near Kabul's international airport in Afghanistan. A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-packed car near Kabul's international airport, wounding at least 16 civilians in an attack that may have been aimed at vehicles of the European Union Police Mission in Afghanistan, officials said.

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Security personnel look on after an IED blast at Khwairamband Bazaar in Imphal, Manipur.

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An injured getting treatment at a hospital after an IED blast at Khwairamband Bazaar in Imphal, Manipur.

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Relatives mourn the death of a 12 year-old boy who was killed in an explosion at a garbage dump near a college in Roorkee, Uttarakhand.

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PDP President and MP Mehbooba Mufti looking at mortar shells as she visits firing affected areas of RS Pura border.

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