I have no doubt that we are all very aware of the horrific and tragic outcome of the cowardly bombing attack during the Boston Marathon.
Sadly such events are quite common in other parts of the world but rarely get more than a brief mention in the news.
Iraq’s Bloody Monday: 75 Killed, 356 Wounded
by Margaret Griffis.
April 15, 2013
article here: http://original.antiwar.com/updates/2013/04/15/iraqs-bloody-monday-75-killed-356-wounded/
Officials: Car bombs in Iraq kill 9 people,
By SAMEER N. YACOUB
Associated Press Monday, Apr. 15, 2013
Taliban Kill Seven Afghan Civilians, Four Soldiers
by Naharnet Newsdesk
17 April 2013, 06:12
Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan have killed seven civilians with a roadside bomb and cut the throats of four Afghan soldiers kidnapped while traveling home on leave, officials said Wednesday.
Officials: Attacks across Afghanistan kill 24
By AMIR SHAH Associated Press
Wednesday, Apr. 17, 2013
Roadside bombs and insurgent attacks killed dozens of people in five separate attacks across Afghanistan as violence steadily rises during this year’s spring fighting season, officials said Wednesday.
KABUL, Afghanistan Roadside bombs and insurgent attacks killed at least 24 people in five separate attacks across Afghanistan