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at least 41 dead in a suicide attack in Kandahar, Taliban Fief
© AFP A U Less 41 people were killed during Friday prayer in a suicide bombing against a Shiite mosque of the city of Kandahar In the south of the Afghanistan , the cradle of the Taliban, thus challenged in the heart of their traditional fief. According to witnesses, several explosions hit the Fatemieh mosque, in the center of Kandahar, the second largest city in the country, at the time of the Great Weekly Prayer on Friday. "We were preparing for prayer, when we heard shots.
L Jihadiste Islamic State Organization (EI) claimed Monday the explosion that made a death and several wounded Saturday night in a restaurant of the Ugandan capital Kampala, a qualified act on the eve of "interior terrorism" by the police. The investigators said that a 20-year-old woman had been killed and three wounded people in this popular Komamboga neighborhood in Northern Kampala.
Minimizing any international connection, the police described Sunday a "summary" explosive gear containing nails and pieces of metal, placed in a plastic bag left under a table by the presumed authors.
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However, the Islamic State in Central Africa (ISCAP) claimed to have led the attack, saying you killed two people and wounded five more.
In a statement cited by the Intelligence Group website, a body specializing in the monitoring of Islamist websites, the ISCAP states that "Caliphate's soldiers managed to trigger an explosive machine in a tavern where elements and spies of the Ugandan cross army were gathered ".
On October 8, the ISCAP had claimed a bomb attack - which had not made known victims - against a police station in Kawempe, near the place where the explosion of Saturday occurred.
The United Kingdom and France have since updated their advice to travelers for Uganda, calling for vigilance in busy places and public places such as restaurants, bars and hotels.
In 2010, two bomb attacks in Kampala aimed at supporters assisting in the Football World Cup final had made 76 dead. They had been claimed by the Somali Shebab, linked to Al Qaeda, and been perceived as retaliation for the participation of Uganda at AMISOM, the strength of the African Union fighting Shebab in Somalia.
Sunday, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni promised to find the authors of the attack and expressed his condolences for the victims.
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The EI in Afghanistan could be able to attack the US in 6 months, declares the Pentagon .
Afghanistan-USA-State-Islamic conflict: the EI in Afghanistan could be able to attack the US in 6 month, declares the Pentagon © Reuters / Alexander Drago The EI in Afghanistan could be able to attack the US in 6 months, declares the Pentagon Washington (Reuters) - the American intelligence services believe that the antenna of the Group Islamic State (EI) in Afghanistan could be able to attack the United States in six months already, and that it intends to do so, told Tuesday to the US Congress