Thursday, December 5, 2013

Pax Islamia (December 5, 2013)

Gunfire echoes across C. African Republic capital
December 05, 2013

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Heavy gunfire is echoing across the capital of Central African Republic amid reported clashes between the mostly Muslim armed fighters who control the country and Christians who support the ousted president.

Suicide Bomber, Gunmen Attack Yemeni Defense Ministry
December 05, 2013

(VOA) In Yemen, a suicide bomber and gunmen have attacked the heavily guarded Defense Ministry compound in the capital, Sana'a, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens more.

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for Iraq attacks
Thursday, Dec 5, 2013, 21:00 IST | Place: Baghdad | Agency: IANS

(DNA India) Two other suicide bombers stormed the Jawahir mall and continued the attack until Wednesday midnight, when they blew up their explosive vests when security personnel entered the mall.

Al Qaeda on Thursday claimed responsibility for attacks on police headquarters and a shopping mall in Iraq's Kirkuk city, in which 10 people were killed and 75 injured.

7 killed in car bomb attack on military convoy in Somalia
By Omar Nor, CNN
updated 9:45 AM EST, Thu December 5, 2013

Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) -- A suicide bomber drove a car packed with explosives into a military convoy in the northeastern Somali city of Bosaso on Thursday, killing at least seven people and injuring 37 others, regional health minister Abdullahi Warsame said.