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Mosque bombing kills 8 Sunni worshippers in northern Iraq

A mosque bombing in Iraq killed eight people.A bomb exploded near a mosque in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, killing eight Sunni worshippers after the first prayer of the Muslim Feast of Sacrifice, or Eid al-Adha, police and medical sources said.

Some aid workers freed in Syria, risks to humanitarian effort grow

Red Cross personnel.Four of seven aid workers abducted in Syria have been freed, the Red Cross said on Monday, but there was no word on the fate of the rest of the group whose kidnapping highlights the risk to continuing humanitarian work in a country fragmented by war.

Gunmen abduct six Red Cross workers and local volunteer in Syria

Six Red Cross aid workers have been kidnapped in Syria.Gunmen abducted six Red Cross aid workers and a local volunteer of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent in northwest Syria on Sunday, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said.

Bombs blasts across Iraq kill 25 people

Bombs in Iraq killed 25 people on Sunday.A series of bombs killed at least 25 people across Iraq on Sunday ahead of the Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha, police and medical sources said.

Car bomb in northern Syria kills 20: monitoring group

A car bomb killed 20 in Syria.A car bomb killed at least 20 people on Monday in the northern Syrian town of Darkoush, close to the Turkish border, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

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