MOSCOW: Armed assailants injured several policemen in attacks in three locations in the Russian republic of Chechnya on Monday, as the militant Islamic State group claimed responsibility. Russia’s Investigative Committee said it had launched probes into three separate attacks against police, including a failed suicide bombing. In the first attack on Monday morning, two men entered the district police department in the town of Shali and wounded a pair of policemen with knives, investigators said in a statement. The…
BAGHDAD: Coalition and Iraqi planes struck a sprawling complex of palaces in the city of Tikrit on Thursday where Islamic State militants have been holding out for more than three weeks.
TRIPOLI: Militants claiming loyalty to Islamic State said they were behind Sunday's twin bomb attacks on the residence of the Iranian ambassador in the Libyan capital and a rocket strike on the eastern Labraq airport, a group statement.