Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Deadly Attack on Afghan Prison

Jannie Delucca

KABUL—Islamic State claimed obligation for storming a prison in eastern Afghanistan holding hundreds of its members, in a continuing attack that has killed at minimum 21 people today and permitted numerous inmates to escape.

Afghan forces had been battling the militants early Monday following they detonated a car bomb at one particular of the prison’s gates to enter the complex in Jalalabad metropolis on Sunday evening, in accordance to Ataullah Khogyani, a provincial spokesman. People killed in the extra than 15-hour gunfight involved civilians, detainees and…

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Melbourne Hardens Lockdown to Combat Resurgent Coronavirus Outbreak

Jannie Delucca

Australia’s next-greatest town is imposing a difficult, new six-week citywide lockdown in a bid to more promptly suppress the unfold of the coronavirus inspite of prevalent local community transmission.

Melbourne people will be underneath a rigid 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew from Sunday evening. Everyday excursions will also be restricted, with a person individual in each and every household authorized to invest in groceries in just about a three-mile radius of dwelling. Physical exercise will be restricted to an hour a day and a optimum of two folks at the very same time, in just the very same nearby…

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