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At least eight killed in car bomb blast in Afghanistan’s capital
# Kabul
# Kabul

At least eight killed in car bomb blast in Afghanistan’s capital

Updated Dec 20th 2020, 10:12 AM 5,439 Views 2 Comments

Children, women and elders were among the dead and wounded, the interior ministry said.

Former police chief to hold investigation into 1982 murder of three RUC officers in Co Armagh
# Car Bomb
# Car Bomb

Former police chief to hold investigation into 1982 murder of three RUC officers in Co Armagh

Sep 6th 2019, 8:04 AM 12,980 Views 11 Comments

Sergeant Sean Quinn and Constables Allan McCloy and Paul Hamilton were killed by a bomb.

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says
# Karen Bradley
# Karen Bradley

Derry car bomb has 'absolutely nothing to do with Brexit', Bradley says

Updated Jan 21st 2019, 6:30 PM 31,098 Views 48 Comments

British minister Karen Bradley gave a House of Commons statement; while earlier a fifth man was arrested in connection with the attack.

CCTV footage of Derry city centre car bomb released as two men (20s) arrested
# Derry
# Derry

CCTV footage of Derry city centre car bomb released as two men (20s) arrested

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 4:22 PM 44,076 Views 64 Comments

The explosion occurred shortly after 8pm on Bishop Street in the city centre.

Eight arrested over murder of Maltese investigative journalist who was killed in car bomb
# DAPHNE CARUANA GALIZIA
# DAPHNE CARUANA GALIZIA

Eight arrested over murder of Maltese investigative journalist who was killed in car bomb

Dec 4th 2017, 9:56 AM 10,799 Views 7 Comments

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced the arrests in a statement this morning.

'We don't want a reward, we want you to resign': Murdered journalist's sons tell Malta PM to quit
# Substantial Reward
# Substantial Reward

'We don't want a reward, we want you to resign': Murdered journalist's sons tell Malta PM to quit

Oct 19th 2017, 3:28 PM 9,703 Views 9 Comments

“The Prime Minister asked for our endorsement. This is how he can get it: show political responsibility and resign.”

At least 24 killed in Kabul car bombing
# Taliban
# Taliban

At least 24 killed in Kabul car bombing

Jul 24th 2017, 6:57 AM 4,750 Views 8 Comments

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the blast.

Suicide bomber kills 18 after car chase in Damascus
# Syria
# Syria

Suicide bomber kills 18 after car chase in Damascus

Jul 2nd 2017, 12:10 PM 7,498 Views 12 Comments

It’s the deadliest attack to hit the Syrian capital in months.

At least 64 people killed and 320 wounded as bomb blast rips through Afghan diplomatic quarter
# Kabul
# Kabul

At least 64 people killed and 320 wounded as bomb blast rips through Afghan diplomatic quarter

May 31st 2017, 8:08 AM 23,651 Views 101 Comments

The French and German embassies were damaged in the blast.

Death toll in Syrian car bomb attack rises to 43
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

Death toll in Syrian car bomb attack rises to 43

Apr 15th 2017, 6:53 PM 11,959 Views 32 Comments

The attack targeted residents evacuated from the northern towns of Fuaa and Kafraya.

Police question 40-year-old in connection with prison officer's murder in Belfast
# Adrian Ismay
# Adrian Ismay

Police question 40-year-old in connection with prison officer's murder in Belfast

Feb 6th 2017, 5:53 PM 6,054 Views 0 Comments

Adrian Ismay was driving home on 4 March 2016 when a petrol bomb went off after falling from underneath his van.

Suicide car bomb kills at least 32 in busy Baghdad neighbourhood
# Sadr City
# Sadr City

Suicide car bomb kills at least 32 in busy Baghdad neighbourhood

Jan 2nd 2017, 10:09 AM 7,998 Views 18 Comments

Many of the victims were labourers waiting for work.

11 police killed, dozens injured in Turkey bomb attack
# Car Bomb
# Car Bomb

11 police killed, dozens injured in Turkey bomb attack

Aug 26th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,920 Views 65 Comments

The bomb attack caused immense damage to the headquarters of the special anti-riot police force in Cizre.

1 dead and dozens injured as car bomb explodes in Thai nightlife district
# Pattani
# Pattani

1 dead and dozens injured as car bomb explodes in Thai nightlife district

Aug 24th 2016, 8:02 AM 13,152 Views 9 Comments

The latest blast struck late last night outside a hotel in Pattani, a southern province battered by a long-running rebellion.

Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters
# Explosion
# Explosion

Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters

Aug 18th 2016, 8:56 AM 9,071 Views 36 Comments

The explosion happened in the garden of the four-storey building.

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad
# Explosions
# Explosions

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad

Jul 3rd 2016, 6:40 PM 23,167 Views 134 Comments

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing in a statement posted online.

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb
# Turkey
# Turkey

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb

Jun 7th 2016, 8:50 AM 10,075 Views 24 Comments

Reports said the explosion took place close to the Vezneciler metro station.

Belfast prison officer Adrian Ismay was murdered by a car bomb
# New IRA
# New IRA

Belfast prison officer Adrian Ismay was murdered by a car bomb

Mar 16th 2016, 3:48 PM 12,752 Views 0 Comments

A post-mortem has concluded his death was caused by the explosion.

Man dies after car bomb explodes during rush hour in Berlin
# Germany
# Germany

Man dies after car bomb explodes during rush hour in Berlin

Mar 15th 2016, 10:34 AM 22,840 Views 23 Comments

The incident happened during rush hour this morning.

Prison officer hospitalised after car bomb explosion in Belfast
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Prison officer hospitalised after car bomb explosion in Belfast

Mar 4th 2016, 2:20 PM 17,663 Views 41 Comments

The incident has been condemned as “deplorable”.

Isis attack leaves close to 100 people dead
# Car Bomb
# Car Bomb

Isis attack leaves close to 100 people dead

Jul 18th 2015, 5:42 PM 15,171 Views 43 Comments

The attack in Iraq happened earlier this morning.

Three men arrested after bomb found under police officer's car released without charge
# Crossborder
# Crossborder

Three men arrested after bomb found under police officer's car released without charge

Jun 19th 2015, 10:05 PM 18,507 Views 29 Comments

The PSNI have condemned the planting of the device.

IS group claims its fighters were behind attacks that killed 26 people
# Egypt
# Egypt

IS group claims its fighters were behind attacks that killed 26 people

Jan 30th 2015, 8:20 AM 10,546 Views 21 Comments

Targets included an army base, a hotel, a police club and several checkpoints in Sinai.

Suicide bomber kills three NATO soldiers near US embassy in Afghanistan
# This Is Still Happening
# This Is Still Happening

Suicide bomber kills three NATO soldiers near US embassy in Afghanistan

Sep 16th 2014, 9:22 AM 3,575 Views 10 Comments

NATO hasn’t yet released the nationalities of the victims.

23 people have been killed by a Baghdad suicide car bomb
# Police Checkpoint
# Police Checkpoint

23 people have been killed by a Baghdad suicide car bomb

Jul 22nd 2014, 10:54 PM 3,953 Views 25 Comments

At least five of the those killed were policemen, as were eight of those wounded.

Man arrested over 1998 bombing of Moira police station
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man arrested over 1998 bombing of Moira police station

May 7th 2014, 7:18 AM 3,849 Views 19 Comments

The attack injured a number of civilians.

No injuries as car bomb explodes in Derry estate
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

No injuries as car bomb explodes in Derry estate

Mar 27th 2014, 8:10 AM 4,918 Views 5 Comments

The PSNI say that that the explosion took place at Carrickreagh Gardens at about 10.4o pm last night.

PSNI close to Ronan Kerr charges as man sentenced over guns and explosive find
# Guns And Explosives
# Guns And Explosives

PSNI close to Ronan Kerr charges as man sentenced over guns and explosive find

Jan 15th 2014, 5:54 PM 7,528 Views 32 Comments

PSNI constable Kerr was killed by a booby-trap bomb in his car in Omagh on Saturday, 2 April 2011.

Former Lebanese minister killed in huge car bomb explosion
# Lebanon
# Lebanon

Former Lebanese minister killed in huge car bomb explosion

Dec 27th 2013, 10:35 AM 6,083 Views 11 Comments

Footage from the scene showed people on fire and several cars and buildings ablaze.

Car bomb targeting Christmas mass in Baghdad leaves 17 dead
# Iraq
# Iraq

Car bomb targeting Christmas mass in Baghdad leaves 17 dead

Dec 25th 2013, 11:34 AM 4,607 Views 21 Comments

A further 34 were injured in the attack, which happened in the Dura area of the Iraqi capital.

'We are all aware of the threat posed by terrorists' - PSNI to step up Christmas security
# Belfast
# Belfast

'We are all aware of the threat posed by terrorists' - PSNI to step up Christmas security

Nov 25th 2013, 11:08 PM 6,656 Views 29 Comments

In response to last night’s security incident the PSNI will increase their presence on Belfast’s streets

Car bomb explodes in Letterkenny housing estate
# Donegal
# Donegal

Car bomb explodes in Letterkenny housing estate

Nov 22nd 2013, 12:26 PM 9,912 Views 26 Comments

Nobody was injured during the incident.

Car bomb in Sinai region kills 10 soldiers, while blast in Cairo leaves 4 police injured
# Egypt
# Egypt

Car bomb in Sinai region kills 10 soldiers, while blast in Cairo leaves 4 police injured

Nov 20th 2013, 3:24 PM 3,883 Views 0 Comments

35 people were injured in the car bomb attack, while four police were wounded in the explosion in Cairo.

Deadly suicide blasts rock Iranian embassy in Beirut
# Lebanon
# Lebanon

Deadly suicide blasts rock Iranian embassy in Beirut

Nov 19th 2013, 9:55 PM 5,376 Views 34 Comments

The attack killed 22 people and left more than a hundred wounded.

Military troops among 40 dead in Yemen attack
# Bombings
# Bombings

Military troops among 40 dead in Yemen attack

Sep 20th 2013, 4:22 PM 3,778 Views 8 Comments

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are targeting oil facilities, foreigners and security forces.

Belfast residents evacuated for controlled explosion on car
# Explosion
# Explosion

Belfast residents evacuated for controlled explosion on car

Sep 10th 2013, 10:38 AM 2,723 Views 6 Comments

Police said that most of the roads closed off during the incident have now repopened.

53 injured in car bomb in Shiite Beirut suburb
# Car Bomb
# Car Bomb

53 injured in car bomb in Shiite Beirut suburb

Jul 9th 2013, 2:14 PM 2,263 Views 4 Comments

The blast comes amid spiralling tension in Lebanon over the civil war raging in neighbouring Syria.

Car bomb kills 15 as British PM visits Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Car bomb kills 15 as British PM visits Pakistan

Jun 30th 2013, 11:10 AM 3,576 Views 2 Comments

The car bomb was parked in a market filled with people, officials said.

Man due in court over IRA murder of four British soldiers at Hyde Park
# Courts
# Courts

Man due in court over IRA murder of four British soldiers at Hyde Park

Jun 5th 2013, 9:19 AM 6,833 Views 0 Comments

John Downey was arrested at Gatwick Airport last week and is due before the court later today.

Suicide bombing targets NATO convoy in Kabul
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Suicide bombing targets NATO convoy in Kabul

May 16th 2013, 8:41 PM 4,506 Views 10 Comments

At least 15 people have been killed and dozens wounded in the attack in the Afghan capital.

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