suicide bombing

Japan warns citizens of possible attack in Southeast Asia

Warning its citizens in Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Myanmar, Japanese Foreign Ministry said it had information about "increased risks such as suicide bombings."

published on : 13th September 2021

Taliban suicide bomber blows himself up in Pakistan; four killed, 20 injured

The outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attack that took place near a checkpost of the Frontier Corps on the Quetta-Mastung highway.

published on : 5th September 2021

Vigil held for slain US Marine among 13 killed in suicide bombing in Afghanistan

Officials in Lawrence, Massachusetts, held a vigil with Sgt. Johanny Rosario Pichardo's family at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

published on : 1st September 2021

US confirms drone strike eliminating IS suicide bombers en route to Kabul airport

Two American military officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss military operations, called the airstrike successful and said the vehicle carried multiple bombers.

published on : 29th August 2021

Taliban says US airstrike hits suicide bomber targeting Kabul airport

Two American military officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss military operations, called the airstrike successful.

published on : 29th August 2021

Explosions outside Kabul airport carried out by US forces to destroy their belongings, claim Taliban

At least seven explosions were heard in Kabul city, hours after the twin suicide bombings outside the airport, that killed over 60 people, including US troops.

published on : 27th August 2021

At least six killed in suicide bombing in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

The al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group claimed responsibility. The group often targets security forces in Mogadishu.

published on : 10th May 2021

Extremist kills self, her baby in Tunisia suicide bombing

The explosion killed her baby in her arms, while an older daughter also at the scene survived, according to the ministry.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Suicide bomber attacks Indonesian cathedral, several injured

An Indonesian cathedral was rocked by a suspected suicide bombing on Sunday with body parts littering the chaotic scene as Christians inside celebrated the start of Holy Week, police said.

published on : 28th March 2021

Kabul election centre suicide bomb attack: 'Nobody in Afghanistan will vote'

A suicide bombing outside a voter and ID registration centre in Kabul killed at least 57 people, and injured 112 people.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 at Kabul voter registration centre in Afghanistan

The assault underscores growing concerns about security in the lead-up to legislative elections scheduled for October 20, which are seen as a test-run for next year's presidential poll.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Five killed, 19 injured in suicide bombing on security forces in Pakistan

The attackers targeted the convoy of security forces on the Sariab road in the provincial capital Quetta, they said.

published on : 25th November 2017

Islamic State claims attack in Egypt's Sinai that killed 23 soldiers

The Islamic State group issued a claim of responsibility, saying in an online statement that it had carried out the attack as the Egyptian army was preparing an assault on IS positions in Sinai.

published on : 8th July 2017

Iran offers Saudi Arabia help after Mecca bombing

Iran on Saturday condemned a suicide bombing near Islam's holiest site in Mecca and offered Saudi Arabia its assistance in tackling terrorism despite their severed ties.

published on : 24th June 2017

12 killed after attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini's tomb; IS claims attacks

There were mixed reports, with some local news agencies reporting there was a single shooter inside the Tehran complex and others saying there were three men.

published on : 7th June 2017