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Suicide blasts kill at least three in northeast Nigeria

The bombers detonated their explosives inside a house and near a mosque in the Mashamari area of Konduga, 35 kilometres southeast of the Borno State capital Maiduguri.

published on : 28th May 2018

Ten journalists including AFP photographer among dozens killed in Afghan attacks

Double suicide blast in Kabul killed 25 people, including Marai along with at least eight other journalists, in what Reporters Without Borders said was the most lethal single attack on the media.

published on : 1st May 2018

Death toll rises to 20 in Kabul suicide attack

Afghan police say the death toll from the previous night's suicide attack in Kabul has jumped to 20, with another 27 policemen wounded.

published on : 4th January 2018

Suicide bomber kills 17 at Somalia police academy 

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside the main police academy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday with several people feared dead, police said.

published on : 14th December 2017

Suicide bomber strikes Shiite shrine in Pakistan, killing 20 

A suicide attacker today blew himself up at a Sufi shrine packed with devotees in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province, killing at least 13 people and injuring 20 others.

published on : 5th October 2017

Nine killed in multiple Boko Haram suicide bombings in northeast Nigeria

Police said the bombings, which began late on Sunday, were carried out by seven suicide bombers, six of whom were women.

published on : 26th June 2017

Three suicide blasts send Iraq death toll to 42

The UN called the bombings an "outrage" while Paris turned off the lights of the Eiffel Tower on Tuesday night in tribute to the victims.

published on : 31st May 2017

Three suspects arrested in Indonesia suicide bombings that killed police

Indonesian authorities have arrested three suspects over a twin suicide bombing on a Jakarta bus terminal that killed three policemen and which has been claimed by the IS group, sources said.

published on : 26th May 2017

Bangladesh suicide blasts kill five

Four militants and a firefighter were killed in suicide blasts on Thursday during a security raid on a suspected militant hideout in Bangladesh's Rajshahi district, a police official said.

published on : 11th May 2017

Attack on US convoy kills 8 Afghans, wounds 3 US soldiers

Afghan officials say that at least four people have been killed in a suicide car bomb attack in the capital Kabul.

published on : 3rd May 2017