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Baghdad bombings kill at least 30: police, medics
Baghdad bombings kill at least 30: police, medics

Five bomb attacks killed at least 30 people and wounded around 70 others in several Baghdad districts.

Baghdad bombings kill at least 30: police, medics
Azamat Tazhaykov. Photo courtesy of boston.cbslocal.com/Sketch courtesy: Jane Flavell Collin
Tazhayakov's verdict could affect other Boston bombing cases

The jury’s decision on Azamat Tazhaykov’s case could affect the defense of Dias Kadyrbayev and Robel Philipos.

Tazhayakov's verdict could affect other Boston bombing cases
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's courtroom sketch. Photo ©Associated Press
Tazhayakov avoided Tamerlan Tsarnaev: FBI

Kazakhstani student Azamat Tazhayakov, accused of obstructing justice in the Boston bombings case allegedly avoided Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s brother Tamerlan considering him too religiously devout.

Tazhayakov avoided Tamerlan Tsarnaev: FBI
Dzhokhar Tsarnayev's courtroom sketch. Photo © Associated Press
Tsarnayev knew how to make bombs: Tazhayakov

Azamat Tazhayakov allegedly told FBI agents about Dzhokhar Tsarnayev’s dangerous inclinations.

Tsarnayev knew how to make bombs: Tazhayakov
Amir Ismagulov at Boston bombing site. Photo ©REUTERS
Tazhayakov's father accuses FBI agent of false testimony

Azamat Tazhayakov’s father Amir Ismagulov declared that Sara Wood, an FBI agent, had given a false testimony during the hearing of his son's case.

Tazhayakov's father accuses FBI agent of false testimony
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Kadyrbayev's girlfriend testifies at Boston case hearings

Bayan Kumiskali, girlfriend of Dias Kadyrbaeyv, has testified at the hearing of Azamat Tazhayakov’s case.

Kadyrbayev's girlfriend testifies at Boston case hearings
Dzhokhar Tsarnayev's dorm room. Photo ©The Boston Globe.
FBI agent testifies at Tazhayakov's hearing in Boston

FBI agent Sara Wood testified against Azamat Tazhayakov at a federal court hearing in Boston.

FBI agent testifies at Tazhayakov's hearing in Boston
Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov. Photo courtesy of inform.kz
Tazhayakov did not take Tsarnayev's backpack: Wooldridge

Boston Federal Court started hearings of the Azamat Tazhayakov case.

Tazhayakov did not take Tsarnayev's backpack: Wooldridge
Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov. Photo ©REUTERS
Prosecutors 'attempt to impress the public': Kadyrbayev-Tazhayakov case

American attorneys and legal experts have criticized the prosecutors for bringing overly harsh charges against Azamat Tazhayakov and Dias Kadyrbayev who are accused of obstructing justice in the Boston bombings case.

Prosecutors 'attempt to impress the public': Kadyrbayev-Tazhayakov case
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Jury selected for Tazhayakov's hearing on July 7

The Boston court will make the final decision in the case of a Kazakhstani student Azamat Tazhayakov accused of impeding the Boston bombings investigation.

Jury selected for Tazhayakov's hearing on July 7
Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov. Photo©REUTERS
Selection of jury for Tazhayakov's hearing in connection to Boston bombings

The Boston court started jury selection for the trial of Azamat Tazhayakov, a Kazakhstani student accused of obstructing justice and conspiring to destroy evidences in relation to the Boston bombings case.

Selection of jury for Tazhayakov's hearing in connection to Boston bombings
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Tazhayakov's lawyer asks for impartial jury

Tazhayakov's lawyer has asked the judge to question potential jury about they attitude to Muslims and ask other relevant questions to make sure none of them is biased against the Kazakhstani student.

Tazhayakov's lawyer asks for impartial jury
People mourn the death of two Palestinian militants outside a hospital morgue in Gaza. ©Reuters/Ahmed Zakot
Israeli air raid kills two Gaza Palestinians: medics

An Israeli air strike on a car in the Gaza Strip killed two Palestinians Friday, medics said, hours after a bomb exploded near troops manning Israel's security fence.

Israeli air raid kills two Gaza Palestinians: medics
Bomb blast in Nigeria capital kills 21, wounds 17
Bomb blast in Nigeria capital kills 21, wounds 17

Nigerian authorities have arrested one suspect, and killed another, after a bomb claimed 21 lives in a shopping centre in the capital Abuja, a city gripped by fear of attacks by Boko Haram Islamists.

Bomb blast in Nigeria capital kills 21, wounds 17
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4 bombs in Cairo metro stations, at least 2 hurt: police

Four makeshift bombs exploded within minutes of each other at three Cairo metro stations during morning rush hour on Wednesday, wounding at least two people, Egyptian police said.

4 bombs in Cairo metro stations, at least 2 hurt: police
Eight Bangladesh Islamists to hang for new year bombing
Eight Bangladesh Islamists to hang for new year bombing

A Bangladeshi court sentenced eight Islamists to death Monday for a 2001 bomb attack that killed 10 people and wounded scores more during the country's main celebrations for the Bengali new year.

Eight Bangladesh Islamists to hang for new year bombing
Riot policemen, Zanzibar. ©Reuters/Goran Tomasevic
One killed, several wounded in Zanzibar bombing

One person was killed and several others were wounded in a bomb attack near a mosque on Tanzania's Indian Ocean island of Zanzibar on Friday, police said.

One killed, several wounded in Zanzibar bombing
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Lost in translation: Boston case student did not understand Miranda rights

Kazakhstani student Dias Kadrybayev arrested in relation to the Boston bombings declared in court that due to his insufficient knowledge of English he was manipulated into making statements that discredited him and lead to his arrest.

Lost in translation: Boston case student did not understand Miranda rights
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Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in eastern Afghanistan

A roadside bomb killed 12 civilians, including seven women in eastern Afghanistan Saturday, officials said, the latest violence in the country as US-led troops prepare to leave after 13 years of war.

Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in eastern Afghanistan
The remains of an explosive device. ©Reuters
Boston marathon bombs made with Christmas-light fuses

The twin bombs that went off at the Boston Marathon last year were made using improvised fuses from Christmas lights and detonators constructed from model car parts, US prosecutors said.

Boston marathon bombs made with Christmas-light fuses