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#Suicide Bombing

# suicide-bombing - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Gaza on 'state of alert' after three policemen killed by reported ISIS bombers
# Palestine
# Palestine

Gaza on 'state of alert' after three policemen killed by reported ISIS bombers

Aug 28th 2019, 7:16 AM 9,795 Views 23 Comments

The police officers died at checkpoints last night.

# suicide-bombing - Monday 15 January, 2018

At least 26 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast
# Iraq
# Iraq

At least 26 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast

Jan 15th 2018, 7:30 AM 4,550 Views 5 Comments

This has been the second attack on the capital in three days.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Indonesian women seeking to become IS suicide bombers
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Indonesian women seeking to become IS suicide bombers

Feb 4th 2017, 7:40 AM 11,907 Views 27 Comments

A report has pointed out the growing sophistication of social media allows more women to read jihadist propaganda.

# suicide-bombing - Sunday 18 December, 2016

A suicide bombing in Yemen has killed at least 30 soldiers
# Isis
# Isis

A suicide bombing in Yemen has killed at least 30 soldiers

Dec 18th 2016, 7:55 AM 5,508 Views 5 Comments

The camp where the explosion took place also a suicide bombing on 10 December which killed at least 45 people.

# suicide-bombing - Monday 22 August, 2016

Child as young as 12 carried out suicide bombing at wedding which killed 51
# Turkey
# Turkey

Child as young as 12 carried out suicide bombing at wedding which killed 51

Aug 22nd 2016, 7:17 AM 10,313 Views 29 Comments

94 people were injured in the blast which occurred as the wedding was drawing to a close on Saturday evening.

# suicide-bombing - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

French TV channel broadcasts gruesome video of apparent Paris café suicide bombing
# Comptoir Voltaire
# Comptoir Voltaire

French TV channel broadcasts gruesome video of apparent Paris café suicide bombing

Apr 26th 2016, 8:41 PM 41,453 Views 48 Comments

The shocking video, which appears to show Brahim Abdeslam blowing himself up, has caused controversy in France.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 31 January, 2015

61 killed in suicide bombing at mosque
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

61 killed in suicide bombing at mosque

Jan 31st 2015, 10:28 AM 6,909 Views 31 Comments

Thousands protested in anger after the attack.

# suicide-bombing - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Suicide bomber on motorcycle kills 50 at volleyball game
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Suicide bomber on motorcycle kills 50 at volleyball game

Nov 23rd 2014, 4:32 PM 12,112 Views 37 Comments

WARNING: This article contains a graphic image of those killed in the blast.

# suicide-bombing - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Two suicide bombs kill nearly 70 people in Yemen
# Al-Tahrir Square
# Al-Tahrir Square

Two suicide bombs kill nearly 70 people in Yemen

Oct 9th 2014, 8:58 PM 6,036 Views 15 Comments

At least 47 people were killed in Sanaa, while 20 soldiers are dead after a separate bombing.

# suicide-bombing - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

10-year-old girl 'strapped with explosives' arrested in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

10-year-old girl 'strapped with explosives' arrested in Nigeria

Jul 30th 2014, 6:06 PM 14,123 Views 118 Comments

Meanwhile, Nigerian authorities say a suicide bomber killed six people in Kano city today.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 18 January, 2014

IMF and UN staff among dead in Kabul restaurant attack
# Suicide Bombing
# Suicide Bombing

IMF and UN staff among dead in Kabul restaurant attack

Jan 18th 2014, 12:34 PM 7,165 Views 17 Comments

A suicide bomber detonated his vest at the entrance to the Lebanese restaurant as two other militants opened fire on customers.

# suicide-bombing - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

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

Deadly suicide blasts rock Iranian embassy in Beirut

Nov 19th 2013, 9:55 PM 5,359 Views 34 Comments

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

# suicide-bombing - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Suicide bombers target Iraqi primary school in day of multiple attacks
# Iraq
# Iraq

Suicide bombers target Iraqi primary school in day of multiple attacks

Oct 6th 2013, 7:25 PM 4,384 Views 35 Comments

Ten children were killed in the school attack with suicide bombers also targeting pilgrims at a Shrine as over thirty people died across the country.

# suicide-bombing - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Iraqi MP and six others killed in suicide bomb attack
# Iraq
# Iraq

Iraqi MP and six others killed in suicide bomb attack

Jan 15th 2013, 2:14 PM 2,734 Views 5 Comments

The death of Ayfan Saadun al-Essawi comes just two days after the country’s finance minister escaped an apparent assassination attempt.

# suicide-bombing - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34
# Syria
# Syria

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34

Nov 28th 2012, 5:30 PM 2,180 Views 4 Comments

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

# suicide-bombing - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Yemen: 42 killed in suicide bombing
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen: 42 killed in suicide bombing

Aug 5th 2012, 9:41 AM 1,961 Views 0 Comments

Al-Qaeda has been blamed for the attack, which struck Jaar yesterday.

# suicide-bombing - Monday 23 July, 2012

Bombings and shootings kill 82 in Iraq
# Iraq
# Iraq

Bombings and shootings kill 82 in Iraq

Jul 23rd 2012, 10:22 AM 1,494 Views 9 Comments

The attacks in Baghdad and towns close to the capital came a day after the leader of Al Qaeda in the country said that it was returning to areas from which it had retreated before US soldiers left last year.

# suicide-bombing - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Bashar Assad’s brother-in-law killed in Damascus suicide bombing
# Syria
# Syria

Bashar Assad’s brother-in-law killed in Damascus suicide bombing

Jul 18th 2012, 1:10 PM 3,354 Views 44 Comments

A suicide bombing targeted the national security headquarters in central Damascus with Syrian state TV reporting that Defence Minister General Daoud Rajha was also killed.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Four French soldiers killed in Afghanistan
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Four French soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Jun 9th 2012, 1:51 PM 1,062 Views 1 Comment

President Francois Hollande confirmed the nationality of the deceased in a statement this morning.

# suicide-bombing - Monday 21 May, 2012

Suicide bombing kills nearly 100 soldiers in Yemen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Suicide bombing kills nearly 100 soldiers in Yemen

May 21st 2012, 4:41 PM 1,666 Views 1 Comment

The bombing, believed to be a failed assassination attempt against the Minister of Defence, killed 96 soldiers at a military parade rehearsal.

# suicide-bombing - Friday 4 May, 2012

Suicide bombing in Pakistani market kills 20
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Suicide bombing in Pakistani market kills 20

May 4th 2012, 9:09 PM 1,161 Views 6 Comments

A teenager detonated a bomb near a Pakistani market close to the Afghan border Friday, killing 20 people.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Syria: Government vows to respond with 'iron fist' to terrorist threats
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Government vows to respond with 'iron fist' to terrorist threats

Jan 7th 2012, 6:57 PM 1,563 Views 4 Comments

The announcement comes following the deaths of 26 people in an apparent suicide bombing in a Damascus neighbourhood that has witnessed anti-regime protests.

# suicide-bombing - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Over 50 killed in suicide bomb attack on Afghan shrine
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Over 50 killed in suicide bomb attack on Afghan shrine

Dec 6th 2011, 2:04 PM 823 Views 1 Comment

Worshippers had gathered at the shrine to celebrate the Shiite Muslim holiday of Ashoura when the first of today’s two Afghan explosions struck.

# suicide-bombing - Friday 19 August, 2011

Pakistan mosque hit by suicide bombing that kills 40
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistan mosque hit by suicide bombing that kills 40

Aug 19th 2011, 3:07 PM 171 Views 0 Comments

Some 300 people had gathered for Friday prayers and many were on their way out when the explosion occurred.

Watch: Suicide bombings target British Council compound in Kabul
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Watch: Suicide bombings target British Council compound in Kabul

Aug 19th 2011, 8:35 AM 269 Views 3 Comments

The blasts occurred in the early hours of Afghan Independence Day, marking Afghanistan’s full independence from Britain in 1919.

# suicide-bombing - 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 296 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-bombing - Friday 13 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

May 13th 2011, 8:34 AM 2,695 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: No debt forgiveness for struggling homeowners; NAMA gives a painting to the state (but holds onto an entire collection), and we know it hurts but – is childbirth really a “murderous” experience?

# suicide-bombing - Friday 29 April, 2011

Suspected suicide bombing in Morocco leaves 15 dead as nationalities identified
# Morocco
# Morocco

Suspected suicide bombing in Morocco leaves 15 dead as nationalities identified

Apr 29th 2011, 12:46 PM 694 Views 0 Comments

Police are investigating what caused the explosion in a cafe in the popular tourist destination of Marrakesh as Interpol claims it was a suspected suicide bombing.

# suicide-bombing - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Ash Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Ash Wednesday

Mar 9th 2011, 8:07 AM 1,658 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Members of the 31st Dáil get ready for their first day at school; the $250 million ‘sex slave’ lawsuit against American Apparel founder, and the answer to the question that has confounded science for centuries – does Guinness travel well?

# suicide-bombing - Sunday 6 February, 2011

Russia's most wanted terrorist suspected of Domodedovo bombing
# Russia
# Russia

Russia's most wanted terrorist suspected of Domodedovo bombing

Feb 6th 2011, 9:54 AM 830 Views 0 Comments

Investigators believe Domodedovo airport suicide bomber appears in video released recently by Chechen militant Doku Umarov, who warns of “blood and tears”.

# suicide-bombing - Saturday 1 January, 2011

Suspected suicide bombing kills 21 outside Christian church in Egypt
# Suicide Bombing
# Suicide Bombing

Suspected suicide bombing kills 21 outside Christian church in Egypt

Jan 1st 2011, 11:14 AM 388 Views 0 Comments

At least 79 wounded in the explosion, which is now thought to have been caused by a suicide bomber.

# suicide-bombing - Monday 6 December, 2010

At least 40 dead in Pakistan bombing
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

At least 40 dead in Pakistan bombing

Dec 6th 2010, 9:15 PM 269 Views 0 Comments

Two suicide bombers disguised as policemen targeted an administration compound in the northwest of the country.

# suicide-bombing - Thursday 25 November, 2010

17 killed in Yemen car bomb attack
# Yemen
# Yemen

17 killed in Yemen car bomb attack

Nov 25th 2010, 12:23 PM 223 Views 0 Comments

Rebels claim that US and Israeli forces are stirring up ethnic and sectarian divisions within the country.

# suicide-bombing - Friday 16 July, 2010

Iran bombing
# Iran
# Iran

Iran bombing

Jul 16th 2010, 12:28 PM 94 Views 0 Comments