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#Suicide Bomber

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Suicide bomber kills 18 after car chase in Damascus

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

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

'The parent is the expert': How to talk to children about the Manchester attack

An Irish psychologist explains how to talk to your child about a terror attack like last night’s.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Death toll in Syrian car bomb attack rises to 43

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

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Islamic State suicide bomber was ex-Guantanamo Bay inmate who got £1m from UK taxpayers

The British fighter who died in yesterday’s suicide attack has been informally identified as Jamal al-Harith.

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Bomb blast at Afghanistan's Supreme Court kills at least 19

The bomber detonated the device as employees were boarding a bus to go home.

# suicide-bomber - Monday 3 October, 2016

Reports that "prominent" Al-Qaeda leader killed in US airstrike

The announcement came as the US and Russia called off ceasefire talks.

# suicide-bomber - Monday 22 August, 2016

Iraqi forces arrest would-be teenage bomber days after Kurdish wedding attack

Meanwhile Turkey has backtracked on claims that a child bomber attacked a Kurdish wedding close to the Syrian border, in an attack that left 54 people dead.

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

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

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

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 15 May, 2016

25 police recruits killed by suicide bomber in Yemen

In a separate incident, at least seven people were killed by suicide bombers in Iraq.

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Taliban suicide bomber kills 26 in Pakistan

The man crashed a motorcycle into the main gate of a government office.

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Police issue photo in attempt to identify third Stade de France attacker

The man was among three people who died in the attacks outside the stadium.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Paris shootout sees two killed and eight arrested but fate of 'mastermind' unknown Saint-Denis This post contains videos

Paris shootout sees two killed and eight arrested but fate of 'mastermind' unknown

Prosecutor Francois Molins says the identity of the dead has not been confirmed.

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 14 June, 2015

This 17-year-old became 'Britain's youngest suicide bomber' yesterday

His family say they are “devastated and heartbroken” at his death.

# suicide-bomber - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Reports Aussie teen who joined Islamic State group died in suicide attack in Iraq

It is believed that Jake Bilardi converted to Islam after his mother died of cancer.

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 11 January, 2015

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

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

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Suicide bomber kills herself and police officer in Istanbul attack

The government denounced the bombing as a “heinous terror attack”.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Death toll in Pakistan twin suicide attacks rises to 57

Two bombers walked into crowded market as shoppers bought food to break their fasts at sunset for Ramadan.

# suicide-bomber - Monday 20 May, 2013

At least 14 killed in Afghanistan suicide blast

Reports say the bomber was wearing a police uniform. A senior local politician is believed to have died in the blast.

# suicide-bomber - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Suicide attack kills eight at Pakistan election rally

It was the fourth deadly attack on politicians or political parties in three days as the country prepares to hold historic polls on 11 May.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Suicide bomber kills at least 20 in Iraq election tent attack

The bomber detonated his explosives as a Sunni candidate for the provincial council was hosting lunch for supporters in a large hospitality tent pitched next to his house.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Suicide attack at Pakistan checkpost leaves 24 dead

Suicide bombers attacked a military checkpost in Pakistan’s troubled northwest today, killing 13 soldiers and 11 civilians.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for today’s suicide bombings.

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Wave of attacks kill at least 39 in Iraq

Soldiers at an army post and police recruits waiting in line to apply for jobs were killed in a series of deadly attacks.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Suicide bombing kills at least 6 in central Kabul

Afghan authorities say a suicide bomber has blown himself up near Nato headquarters in Kabul, killing at least 6 people.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Taliban kill 10 in Pakistan attack

A Taliban suicide bomber attacked a rival militant commander’s compound in northwestern Pakistan, killing ten people.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Afghan civilians killed in suicide bombings and NATO airstrike - report

Taliban claims responsibility for three suicide bombers in Kandahar.

# suicide-bomber - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Suicide attack on Afghan government compound kills seven people

Six policemen and one civilian were killed when a group of suicide bombers stormed a government compound earlier today.

# suicide-bomber - Friday 27 April, 2012

Suicide bombing in Syrian capital kills 10

Despite a cease-fire agreement, chaos and violence continue in Syria – with protests ongoing and a suicide attack in Damascus today that killed ten people.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Suicide bomber on motorbike kills 10 in Afghanistan

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

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Suicide bomber kills 18 in Baghdad blast

A suicide bomber detonated explosives as a group of police recruits left their academy in Baghdad, killing 18 people.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Toll from Pakistan suicide blast reaches 32

A suicide attacker on a motorcycle has attacked a market in a Pakistani town close to the Afghan border, killing 32 wounding 67 people.

# suicide-bomber - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Suicide bomber kills six at US and NATO air field in Afghanistan

It was the second suicide bombing in as many days in southern Afghanistan, which is the birthplace of the Taliban insurgency.

# suicide-bomber - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Suicide attack kills 6 Pakistani soldiers

A Taliban suicide bomber detonated a car bomb at a paramilitary camp as revenge for a US drone attack in October.

# suicide-bomber - Friday 9 December, 2011

Afghan police: Suicide bombing kills 4 people

Four people, including a local police chief, have been killed by a suicide bomber in the Kunar province of the country.

# suicide-bomber - Friday 19 August, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# suicide-bomber - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Female suicide bomber targets Pakistani police responding to attack

One of the police officers who witnessed the incident said the woman appeared to be about 16 years old.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Ten killed as suicide bombers storm landmark Kabul hotel

The Taliban attackers, who were armed with machine guns and grenades, were said to be breaking down doors and “taking guests out of their rooms one by one.”

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Taliban uses husband and wife suicide squad in Pakistan

The attack on a police station is the first time the Pakistani Taliban has used a female bomber.

# suicide-bomber - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Suicide bomb kills five at Pakistani police building

Five people have been killed and 30 injured in Peshawar, in the latest suicide bomb attack designed as revenge for the death of Osama bin Laden.

# suicide-bomber - Sunday 22 May, 2011

Six dead after gunmen storm Afghan government building

Four men armed with assault rifles and wearing explosives drove into a compound that houses the government department the edge of Khost city shortly before dawn, triggering an hours-long gunbattle and killing six people.

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