The militant group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.
Police killed two attackers and are searching for a third following the blast in the coastal city.
Heavy fighting in Mosul during renewed U.S.-backed offensive against militants.
The man, who had arrived from London, was arrested at Sydney airport.
Police found the device in a rucksack propped up against the shutters of the ministry.
The law will allow authorities to keep people convicted of terrorism-related charges in prison past their served sentence.
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Russian-born militant "Motorola" was killed in a suspicious elevator blast in Donetsk.
The explosion happened just days ahead of Georgia's parliamentary elections.
The assault threatens a repeat of the offensive that saw the group capture the city a year ago.
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New Yorkers' measured reaction to the explosion in Chelsea could mean they have come to accept that such incidents a part of their daily lives.
Despite almost a year within a state of emergency, concern remains high across France.
The embassy will be closed to the public all Friday.
The new powers would allow the state to indefinitely detain "high-risk" extremists.
Friday's test was confirmed after reportedly causing a 5.3 magnitude earthquake.
Sevdet Ramadan Besim also planned to behead police in 2015 before authorities foiled the plot.
Belgian police have said they are treating the attack as a criminal incident.