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# bomb-attack - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Death toll rises to 78 after truck bomb explodes during rush hour in Somali capital
# Mogadishu
# Mogadishu

Death toll rises to 78 after truck bomb explodes during rush hour in Somali capital

Dec 28th 2019, 1:03 PM 14,692 Views 14 Comments

Mayor Omar Mohamud Mohamed said that university students were among those killed.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Two men arrested in connection with murder of PSNI constable Ronan Kerr
# Bomb Attack
# Bomb Attack

Two men arrested in connection with murder of PSNI constable Ronan Kerr

May 16th 2017, 5:49 PM 8,637 Views 12 Comments

They have both been taken to Musgrave’s Serious Crime Suite where they are currently being questioned by police.

# bomb-attack - Sunday 16 April, 2017

At least 68 children among dead in horror Syrian bomb blast
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

At least 68 children among dead in horror Syrian bomb blast

Apr 16th 2017, 4:40 PM 22,058 Views 98 Comments

At least 112 people have died in the blast, 109 of them evacuees.

# bomb-attack - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Islamic State claims deadly attack at Muslim shrine that left 43 dead
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Islamic State claims deadly attack at Muslim shrine that left 43 dead

Nov 12th 2016, 3:37 PM 9,895 Views 27 Comments

The shrine is worshipped by the Sufi branch of Islam that believes in living saints.

# bomb-attack - Friday 25 March, 2016

At least 30 dead after suicide bomber hits football match
# Baghdad
# Baghdad

At least 30 dead after suicide bomber hits football match

Mar 25th 2016, 8:02 PM 30,262 Views 46 Comments

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Fresh appeal to catch those who killed Constable Ronan Kerr four years ago
# Bomb Attack
# Bomb Attack

Fresh appeal to catch those who killed Constable Ronan Kerr four years ago

Apr 2nd 2015, 6:03 AM 9,685 Views 17 Comments

The PSNI has renewed its appeal for information.

# bomb-attack - Monday 30 September, 2013

Dozens killed, more than 120 injured in Baghdad car bomb attacks
# Iraq
# Iraq

Dozens killed, more than 120 injured in Baghdad car bomb attacks

Sep 30th 2013, 11:52 AM 2,410 Views 50 Comments

850 people have been killed in September alone as a result of Iraq violence.

# bomb-attack - Friday 4 January, 2013

Fresh appeal over attempted murder of police officer
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Fresh appeal over attempted murder of police officer

Jan 4th 2013, 4:05 PM 4,294 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI is looking to speak to three people who took taxis in Belfast on Saturday, 29 December.

# bomb-attack - Monday 31 December, 2012

PSNI appeal for witnesses in foiled bomb attack on off duty officer
# Appeal
# Appeal

PSNI appeal for witnesses in foiled bomb attack on off duty officer

Dec 31st 2012, 3:10 PM 3,180 Views 3 Comments

The PSNI are looking to speak to anyone who may have been in the Upper Newtownards Road area in east Belfast between Friday and Sunday.

# bomb-attack - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Police investigating petrol bomb attack on Belfast house
# Belfast
# Belfast

Police investigating petrol bomb attack on Belfast house

Sep 8th 2012, 12:06 PM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

Three petrol bombs were thrown at a house in Newtownabbey in the early hours of this morning.

# bomb-attack - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Petrol bomb thrown at North Belfast home
# Petrol Bomb
# Petrol Bomb

Petrol bomb thrown at North Belfast home

Aug 18th 2012, 11:43 AM 2,077 Views 0 Comments

PSNI appealing for information about this morning’s attack.

# bomb-attack - Monday 25 June, 2012

Three killed in grenade attack on bar in Kenya
# Kenya
# Kenya

Three killed in grenade attack on bar in Kenya

Jun 25th 2012, 12:09 PM 1,587 Views 2 Comments

US Embassy in Nairobi had warned its citizens on Friday of threat of “imminent” terrorist attack in Mombasa.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Suicide bomber on motorbike kills 10 in Afghanistan
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Suicide bomber on motorbike kills 10 in Afghanistan

Apr 4th 2012, 11:05 AM 504 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, NATO says two service members in Afghanistan were killed today in an explosion.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences
# Norway
# Norway

Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences

Mar 7th 2012, 4:21 PM 2,392 Views 13 Comments

The man who admitted carrying out two deadly attacks in July is due to go on trial next month.

# bomb-attack - Friday 27 January, 2012

Dozens killed in bombing at Baghdad hospital
# Iraq
# Iraq

Dozens killed in bombing at Baghdad hospital

Jan 27th 2012, 10:14 AM 457 Views 2 Comments

A car bomb exploded as a funeral procession passed near the hospital, killing 28 people and injuring at least 60 others.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Bomb attack targets packed refugee camp in Somali capital
# Somalia
# Somalia

Bomb attack targets packed refugee camp in Somali capital

Jan 19th 2012, 4:00 PM 1,333 Views 2 Comments

Two people have died in the explosion which occurred shortly after a UN and media visit.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Iranian nuclear facility official killed in 'magnetic bomb' attack
# Iran
# Iran

Iranian nuclear facility official killed in 'magnetic bomb' attack

Jan 11th 2012, 8:15 AM 2,923 Views 30 Comments

Killing bears strong similarities to earlier attacks on nuclear scientists in Iran.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Taliban opposition group targeted in deadly bombing
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Taliban opposition group targeted in deadly bombing

Jan 10th 2012, 11:13 AM 513 Views 1 Comment

A bomb exploded in the Kyber region of Pakistan today, killing 25 and injuring dozens.

# bomb-attack - Friday 6 January, 2012

15 killed in Damascus suicide bombing: report
# Syria
# Syria

15 killed in Damascus suicide bombing: report

Jan 6th 2012, 12:01 PM 646 Views 1 Comment

Syrian state media reports that a bomb exploded in the city earlier today.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Toddler among six dead following Liège attack
# Liège
# Liège

Toddler among six dead following Liège attack

Dec 14th 2011, 7:59 AM 1,772 Views 8 Comments

The body of a 45-year-old cleaner is found at the home of gunman Nordine Amrani, who killed himself and four others yesterday.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Four killed, over 70 injured in Liege grenade attack
# Belgium
# Belgium

Four killed, over 70 injured in Liege grenade attack

Dec 13th 2011, 4:32 PM 5,450 Views 19 Comments

Belgian officials say they do not believe the grenade and gun attack on Place Saint-Lambert in Liege today was linked to terrorism.

# bomb-attack - Monday 28 November, 2011

Three killed in bomb attack on Philippines hotel
# Philippines
# Philippines

Three killed in bomb attack on Philippines hotel

Nov 28th 2011, 8:41 PM 1,733 Views 2 Comments

Officials said that two more devices were planned to explode, but were discovered on a nearby island and defused.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Double bombing kills six in Iraq
# Iraq
# Iraq

Double bombing kills six in Iraq

Nov 3rd 2011, 3:39 PM 137 Views 3 Comments

More than 30 people were injured in today’s bombing in Baqouba.

# bomb-attack - Monday 24 October, 2011

14 injured in grenade attack at Kenyan nightclub
# Kenya
# Kenya

14 injured in grenade attack at Kenyan nightclub

Oct 24th 2011, 9:57 AM 254 Views 0 Comments

Kenyan police say they believe Somali militant group al-Shabab is behind the attack, which comes after the group’s recent warning of “bloody battles” which would endanger the lives of civilians.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 13 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Oct 13th 2011, 8:32 AM 2,634 Views 14 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

23 killed in Baghdad bomb attacks
# Bombings
# Bombings

23 killed in Baghdad bomb attacks

Oct 12th 2011, 11:18 AM 90 Views 0 Comments

Successive bomb attacks targeting police officers in Iraq raises more questions about vulnerability of the country’s security forces.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Six arrested after 'Real IRA' bomb attempt on police doctor
# Bomb Attack
# Bomb Attack

Six arrested after 'Real IRA' bomb attempt on police doctor

Sep 15th 2011, 8:06 AM 547 Views 5 Comments

It is believed to be the first time a PSNI medical officer has been targeted by sectarian terror groups in the North.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack

Aug 31st 2011, 9:12 PM 99 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-three people were killed in the attack on the UN’s headquarters in the Nigerian capital Abuja last week.

# bomb-attack - Friday 19 August, 2011

Take 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Friday

Aug 19th 2011, 4:44 PM 519 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Florida teen planned school bomb attack, say police
# Florida
# Florida

Florida teen planned school bomb attack, say police

Aug 17th 2011, 6:49 PM 267 Views 2 Comments

The former student allegedly threatened to plant a bomb at the Tampa school and detonate it on the first day of the new term.

# bomb-attack - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Kandahar mayor killed by suicide bomber
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Kandahar mayor killed by suicide bomber

Jul 27th 2011, 3:05 PM 149 Views 1 Comment

The US citizen’s son-in-law says he begged Ghulam Haider Hamidi to step down as mayor for fear he would be targeted.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Five arrested in PC Ronan Kerr murder inquiry
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Five arrested in PC Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

Jul 26th 2011, 8:43 AM 226 Views 4 Comments

PSNI say a “major search and arrest operation” is underway.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Twin bomb attacks kills 35 people north of Baghdad
# Iraq
# Iraq

Twin bomb attacks kills 35 people north of Baghdad

Jul 5th 2011, 2:43 PM 64 Views 0 Comments

As Iraq debates whether to ask the United States to keep some American troops here past their year-end withdrawal deadline, twin bomb attacks kill at least 35 people.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Ronan Kerr's family criticise his killers for attacking an 'Irish patriot'
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Ronan Kerr's family criticise his killers for attacking an 'Irish patriot'

May 24th 2011, 4:38 PM 432 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI officer had completed his training three months before republican dissidents killed him at his home in Omagh using a bomb planted beneath his car.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Two men released without charge in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Two men released without charge in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

Apr 19th 2011, 5:50 PM 407 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old PSNI officer was killed when a bomb under his car exploded outside of his home in Highfield Close, Omagh, on 2 April.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Several arrests as Minsk metro bombing toll rises to 12
# Belarus
# Belarus

Several arrests as Minsk metro bombing toll rises to 12

Apr 12th 2011, 2:53 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

Over 200 people were injured in yesterday’s bomb attack on a central underground rail station in the capital of Belarus.

# bomb-attack - Friday 1 April, 2011

Disguised suicide bomber targets Iraq mosque
# Iraq
# Iraq

Disguised suicide bomber targets Iraq mosque

Apr 1st 2011, 11:26 AM 461 Views 0 Comments

Three killed in suicide bomb attack in Fallujah, Iraq, today.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Scottish arrest made following Swedish suicide bomb attack
# Bomb Attack
# Bomb Attack

Scottish arrest made following Swedish suicide bomb attack

Mar 8th 2011, 2:14 PM 287 Views 0 Comments

Man taken into custody after joint operation by Scottish and Swedish authorities after December’s double bombing in Stockholm.

# bomb-attack - Thursday 27 January, 2011

53 killed in Baghdad bomb attacks
# Iraq
# Iraq

53 killed in Baghdad bomb attacks

Jan 27th 2011, 6:38 PM 227 Views 0 Comments

In one attack, a car bomb exploded during a funeral ceremony today, killing 48 people and injuring 121 others.

# bomb-attack - Tuesday 28 December, 2010

Pipe bomb explodes in Limerick
# Pipe Bomb
# Pipe Bomb

Pipe bomb explodes in Limerick

Dec 28th 2010, 1:41 PM 795 Views 0 Comments

Second device was made safe after it was discovered by emergency services called to scene of explosion.

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