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#Suicide Bomb

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 28 March, 2021

14 injured in suicide bomb attack at Indonesian cathedral
# Palm Sunday
# Palm Sunday

14 injured in suicide bomb attack at Indonesian cathedral

Mar 28th 2021, 12:54 PM 12,665 Views 2 Comments

A church security guard tried to prevent the motorbike from entering when the blast occurred.

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

US-backed soldiers among 15 killed in suicide attack in Syria
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

US-backed soldiers among 15 killed in suicide attack in Syria

Jan 16th 2019, 3:12 PM 8,576 Views 12 Comments

Nine civilians and five US-backed fighters are among the dead.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Ariana Grande 'turns down damehood', fearing it may seem 'insensitive'
# One Love Manchester
# One Love Manchester

Ariana Grande 'turns down damehood', fearing it may seem 'insensitive'

Dec 30th 2018, 2:44 PM 47,517 Views 48 Comments

The singer was due to be recognised for her response to a suicide bombing at her concert in Manchester last year.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

'Everyone was screaming for help': At least 50 people killed in Kabul suicide bombing
# Religious Leaders
# Religious Leaders

'Everyone was screaming for help': At least 50 people killed in Kabul suicide bombing

Nov 20th 2018, 9:59 PM 8,025 Views 10 Comments

The attack targeted a religious celebration in the Afghan capital.

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Man found guilty of plotting to behead Theresa May
# Suicide Bomb
# Suicide Bomb

Man found guilty of plotting to behead Theresa May

Jul 18th 2018, 8:28 PM 19,557 Views 52 Comments

He pledged allegiance to the so-called Islamic State group.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'The roof was blown off': At least 50 killed in suicide bombing at Nigerian mosque
# Mubi
# Mubi

'The roof was blown off': At least 50 killed in suicide bombing at Nigerian mosque

Nov 21st 2017, 12:01 PM 8,132 Views 58 Comments

“It was when the prayers were on that he set off his explosives,” a police spokesperson said.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 2 July, 2017

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 7,462 Views 12 Comments

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

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing
# Concert Attack
# Concert Attack

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing

Jun 7th 2017, 8:22 AM 12,746 Views 3 Comments

To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 2 January, 2017

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 7,969 Views 18 Comments

Many of the victims were labourers waiting for work.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 29 August, 2016

At least 60 have been killed in a suicide bomb in Yemen
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

At least 60 have been killed in a suicide bomb in Yemen

Aug 29th 2016, 9:10 AM 8,760 Views 56 Comments

Attacks in Aden are often claimed by jihadists from either Al-Qaeda or the Islamic State group, which have both taken advantage of the chaos in Yemen to make gains in southern and southeastern regions.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 25 July, 2016

Man kills himself and injures 12 after setting off bomb outside bar in Germany
# Ansbach
# Ansbach

Man kills himself and injures 12 after setting off bomb outside bar in Germany

Jul 25th 2016, 6:58 AM 46,983 Views 224 Comments

The explosion was triggered outside a music festival in Bavaria.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Muslim leaders condemn suicide bombs in Saudi Arabia, including one at holy site
# Ramadan
# Ramadan

Muslim leaders condemn suicide bombs in Saudi Arabia, including one at holy site

Jul 5th 2016, 9:48 AM 18,808 Views 231 Comments

‘This crime could not have been perpetrated by someone who had an atom of belief in his heart.’

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Boko Haram use 10-year-old girl suicide bomber in attack outside market
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Boko Haram use 10-year-old girl suicide bomber in attack outside market

Jan 11th 2015, 4:50 PM 25,479 Views 95 Comments

Witnesses said the girl may not have known what exactly was strapped to her body under her hijab.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 20 January, 2014

Death toll continues to rise following suicide bombing at Pakistan military HQ
# Islamabad
# Islamabad

Death toll continues to rise following suicide bombing at Pakistan military HQ

Jan 20th 2014, 10:49 AM 3,093 Views 24 Comments

At least 13 people died, with 18 others wounded, just a day after one of the deadliest bomb attacks in recent years.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 13 January, 2014

School and stadium to be renamed for teenage hero in Pakistan
# Honoured
# Honoured

School and stadium to be renamed for teenage hero in Pakistan

Jan 13th 2014, 2:46 PM 5,732 Views 12 Comments

Aitzaz Hassan sacrificed himself to save his classmates when a suicide bomber targeted a school last week.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Death toll from Russian suicide bombings rises to 33
# Attacks
# Attacks

Death toll from Russian suicide bombings rises to 33

Dec 31st 2013, 8:12 AM 4,602 Views 7 Comments

The two blasts in Volgograd were the deadliest attacks in Russia in almost three years.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Suicide bomb kills seven at Libyan checkpoint
# Benghazi
# Benghazi

Suicide bomb kills seven at Libyan checkpoint

Dec 22nd 2013, 8:26 AM 3,095 Views 8 Comments

The death toll is likely to rise, according to witnesses on scene.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 20 October, 2013

More than 30 dead in Syria after 'explosives-laden truck' blown up by suicide bomber
# Syria
# Syria

More than 30 dead in Syria after 'explosives-laden truck' blown up by suicide bomber

Oct 20th 2013, 7:15 PM 4,730 Views 19 Comments

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the death toll was likely to rise, as “there are dozens of wounded, some of them in critical condition”.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 8 April, 2013

Nine killed after bomb hits Afghan bus
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Nine killed after bomb hits Afghan bus

Apr 8th 2013, 12:40 PM 2,003 Views 8 Comments

The bomb blast in which 22 people were also injured follows a NATO air strike on Saturday which killed 11 children.

# suicide-bomb - Friday 22 March, 2013

Assad vows to 'cleanse' Syria after attack
# Syria
# Syria

Assad vows to 'cleanse' Syria after attack

Mar 22nd 2013, 9:50 AM 4,140 Views 34 Comments

The statement was made after a suicide bomb at the Iman Mosque in Damascus.

# suicide-bomb - Friday 22 February, 2013

More suicide bombs hit Mali after battle that kills 20 Islamists
# Mali
# Mali

More suicide bombs hit Mali after battle that kills 20 Islamists

Feb 22nd 2013, 12:03 PM 2,817 Views 8 Comments

France sent in its troops in January to help the Malian army oust Islamist militants who last year captured the desert north of the country.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Attack on north Iraq police HQ kills 30
# Kirkuk
# Kirkuk

Attack on north Iraq police HQ kills 30

Feb 3rd 2013, 9:12 AM 2,260 Views 3 Comments

A suicide bomber detonated a vehicle in Kirkuk during rush hour.

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Afghanistan: Bomb blast at US military base
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Bomb blast at US military base

Dec 26th 2012, 8:52 AM 3,596 Views 6 Comments

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack, which killed the bomber and three Afghans at the gate to the base.

# suicide-bomb - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Suicide bomber at Nigeria church kills woman and child
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Suicide bomber at Nigeria church kills woman and child

Sep 23rd 2012, 4:16 PM 3,657 Views 13 Comments

The blast comes after a wave of targeted attacks at Catholic churches earlier this year.

# suicide-bomb - 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.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Car bomb hits Somali capital Mogadishu
# Somalia
# Somalia

Car bomb hits Somali capital Mogadishu

Oct 18th 2011, 3:24 PM 210 Views 0 Comments

This is the second bombing in Mogadishu in the past month. People have been leaving the city in droves (pictured) in recent weeks.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Mogadishu bomb attack kills 70 people
# Explosion
# Explosion

Mogadishu bomb attack kills 70 people

Oct 4th 2011, 3:12 PM 205 Views 3 Comments

“It is the most awful tragedy I have ever seen,” a doctor dealing with the stream of maimed and dead being brought to hospital in Mogadishu has told the media.

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Kandahar mayor killed by suicide bomber
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Kandahar mayor killed by suicide bomber

Jul 27th 2011, 3:05 PM 150 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.

# suicide-bomb - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Four dead in suicide bombing at Karzai brother's memorial service
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Four dead in suicide bombing at Karzai brother's memorial service

Jul 14th 2011, 11:30 AM 297 Views 0 Comments

Afghan president was away in Kabul when attack was launched on Kandahar mosque. UN figures show number of Afghan civilians killed this year is up on figures for last year.

# suicide-bomb - Friday 13 May, 2011

Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility for twin blasts that kill 73
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility for twin blasts that kill 73

May 13th 2011, 7:30 AM 511 Views 0 Comments

73 people are killed in two suicide bombings at a training base for the Pakistani federal paramilitary forces.

# suicide-bomb - 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.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Chechnen militant claims responsibility for Domodedovo attack
# Russia
# Russia

Chechnen militant claims responsibility for Domodedovo attack

Feb 8th 2011, 10:04 AM 411 Views 0 Comments

Islamist militant leader Doku Umarov had recently warned of a year of “blood and tears” for Russians.

# suicide-bomb - Monday 31 January, 2011

Four killed in Pakistan blast
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Four killed in Pakistan blast

Jan 31st 2011, 3:08 PM 280 Views 0 Comments

Three police officers and one civilian were killed in attack authorities say was carried out by a teenage suicide bomber.

Domodedovo airport attack targeted foreigners, say officials
# Russia
# Russia

Domodedovo airport attack targeted foreigners, say officials

Jan 31st 2011, 10:16 AM 660 Views 0 Comments

Investigators of last week’s bomb attack at a Moscow airport say they have identified the suicide bomber but continue to search for his accomplices.

# suicide-bomb - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

Iraq suicide bombs kills police chief in Mosul
# Iraq
# Iraq

Iraq suicide bombs kills police chief in Mosul

Dec 29th 2010, 2:49 PM 200 Views 0 Comments

Two bombers detonated devices inside police building after authorities prevented a third from entering.

# suicide-bomb - Tuesday 24 August, 2010

Somali suicide blast kills 31
# Somalia
# Somalia

Somali suicide blast kills 31

Aug 24th 2010, 2:07 PM 126 Views 0 Comments