Republican White House hopefuls sparred in South Carolina in their sixth primary debate Thursday, two weeks before the first nomination votes are cast in the 2016 election.

Indonesians were shaken but refusing to be cowed, a day after a deadly attack in a busy district of central Jakarta that has been claimed by the Islamic State group.

The Islamic State group issued a cryptic warning before multiple blasts hit the Indonesian capital Jakarta on Thursday, killing at least four people, police said.

Five people were killed and 39 wounded Thursday in a car bomb attack by Kurdish militants on a police station and adjacent housing for officers in southeastern Turkey, the provincial governorate said.

At least 15 people have been killed in a blast targeting police outside a polio vaccination centre in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, according to police.

An explosion was heard in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Wednesday close to foreign consulates including those of India, Pakistan and Iran, witnesses told Reuters.

The body of a man was found at Paris’ Orly airport Monday in the landing gear of an Air France plane that had flown in from Brazil, police and airport sources said.

US bombs pile of Islamic State cash in Iraq

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A US-led coalition air strike has destroyed a cash storage facility used by Islamic State jihadists in the Iraqi city of Mosul, a US defence official said Monday.

A missile strike on a Doctors Without Borders clinic in Yemen killed at least four people on Sunday, the group said, condemning what it called a “worrying pattern” of such attacks.

For a few frantic hours after a bloody shootout in northwest Mexico on Friday, Mexican security forces lost track of notorious drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman as they chased him through a sewer. He had slipped the net yet again.