attacks Archive

State sponsor behind May tanker attacks, says UAE minister

NICOSIA (Reuters) – The UAE’s foreign minister said on Saturday a “state sponsor” was involved in

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, fears of confrontation rise

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil

U.S. pulls staff from Iraq, says Iran gave ‘blessing’ for tanker attacks

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Helicopters ferried U.S. staff from the American embassy in Baghdad on Wednesday out

Gaza-Israel violence flares into second day with rocket attacks, air strikes

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Gaza militants fired more than 250 rockets into Israeli towns and villages through

Sri Lanka’s tourism sector counts the human and financial toll of Easter attacks

Sri Lankan hotelier Roman Scott swung into crisis mode after the Easter Sunday attacks, driving across

Sri Lanka on alert for attacks by militants disguised in uniforms

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan security officials have warned that the Islamist militants behind Easter Sunday’s

Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques, churches amid fears of more attacks

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are looking for 140

Foreign groups likely behind Sri Lanka attacks, U.S. ambassador says

COLOMBO (Reuters) – The scale and sophistication of the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels

Sri Lanka bomb attacks were revenge for New Zealand mosque killings: minister

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Devastating Easter bombings in Sri Lanka were retaliation for recent deadly attacks on

Sri Lanka imposes emergency, says international network involved in attacks

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka said on Monday it was invoking emergency powers in the aftermath