Meanwhile a suicide bomb attack claimed by Daesh has killed at least two persons in Afghan capital Kabul. Separate suicide bombing attacks by Taliban militants in Helmand province left three more security personnel dead.
Gunmen opened fire after a suicide bomber drove his booby-trapped car into a checkpoint northeast of Ataq, the capital of Shabwa province, residents say.
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden refrigerator truck in Karrada shopping area on July 3, 2016 as it teemed with people ahead of the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
In a separate attack, at least two soldiers were killed when a roadside bomb, planted by Al Shabab, struck a car carrying government troops in Central Shabelle outside of the capital.
Gunfire followed the attack on the Posh Hotel, the only venue with a discotheque in the capital, Mogadishu.
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Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group Al Shabab claimed the attack tried to target a hotel in the busy Maka al Mukaram street.
At least 20 people have been killed in the blast in the centre of Kabul, according to the health ministry. As yet, there has been no claim of responsibility.
The attack targeted Shia worshipers who had gathered at the mosque to mark the end of a 40-day mourning period for the death of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad.
DAESH suicide bomber kills at least 25 police candidates and injures 25 others at an attack on a police building in Yemeni city of Mukalla.
Suicide bomber rams car packed with explosives into entrance of local government headquarters in Somalia's capital Mogadishu
Suicide bomber blows himself up near school, kills at least six civilians in north of Afghan capital Kabul, officials say
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