suicide bombing

Nine dead and 47 wounded in Al-Shabaab attack on hotel in Somalia's Kismayo

Al-Shabaab has been trying to overthrow the government for more than 15 years and regularly attacks civilian and military targets.

published on : 24th October 2022

Women protesters demand more security after Afghan bombing

The bomber struck an education center Friday packed with hundreds of students in a Shiite neighborhood, killing 19 people and wounding 27.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Suicide bombing in Somalia kills 11 including local official

The Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack.

published on : 27th July 2022

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