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Suicide bomber kills 5 soldiers in south Yemen

Suicide bomber kills 5 soldiers in south Yemen

Aug  07, – Another seven soldiers were wounded in the attack targeting troops who had been sent from the main southern city of Aden to Lahj province to fight jihadists, the sources said. A suicide bomber rammed his vehicle into a large group of army reinforcements in south Yemen on Sunday, killing five soldiers, military […]

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Double bomb attack ‘kills 44 in Syrian Kurdish city’

Double bomb attack ‘kills 44 in Syrian Kurdish city’

The official SANA news agency said at least 140 people were also injured when a suicide bomber in a vehicle blew himself up in a western neighbourhood of the city. The toll in a massive bomb attack on Wednesday in the Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli in northeastern Syria has risen to 44, state media said. […]

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Suicide attack in Baghdad kills at least 14 people- Iraq

Suicide attack in Baghdad kills at least 14 people- Iraq

July  24, – The bomber, who was on foot, detonated his device at one of the busy entrances of the Shiite district of Kadhimiyah, killing at least 10 civilians and four policemen, a police officer said. At least 31 other people were wounded, he added. A suicide bomber attacked a security check point in northern […]

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Bomb attacks kill at least 22 in Afghanistan

Bomb attacks kill at least 22 in Afghanistan

Jun 20, – A Reuters witness saw several apparently dead victims and at least two wounded being carried out of the remains of a yellow bus after the suicide bomber struck the vehicle in the capital. More than 20 people were killed in separate bomb attacks in Afghanistan on Monday, including at least 14 who […]

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Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

May 15, – It was the second attack in days claimed by IS in the city of 200,000 people that was recaptured by government forces from the rival jihadists of Al-Qaeda with US backing. A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group and a second attack killed 37 police Sunday in the Yemeni port […]

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Female suicide bomber hits Turkish city, wounds at least 13

Female suicide bomber hits Turkish city, wounds at least 13

Apr 27, – The assailant was “aged about 25” and only fragments were left of her body after the attack in the city of Bursa, said Turkey’s health minister, Mehmet Muezzinoglu. A female suicide bomber blew herself up in a historic district of Turkey’s fourth largest city on Wednesday, wounding 13 people, according to officials. […]

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Afghan suicide bomber ‘kills 12’ army recruits

Afghan suicide bomber ‘kills 12’ army recruits

Apr 11, – It came days after US Secretary of State John Kerry paid a visit to Kabul to underscore his support for Afghanistan’s beleaguered unity government and call on the insurgent group to resume direct peace talks. At least 12 people were killed and dozens wounded Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber attacked a […]

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Suicide bomber kills 30 south of Baghdad- police

Suicide bomber kills 30 south of Baghdad- police

Mar 25, – “They were just handing the trophy to the winners, the suicide attacker blew himself up in the crowd,” a police captain from the village, Al-Asriya, told AFP. A suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd Friday after a local football game in a village south of Baghdad, killing at least 30 […]

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Pakistan bus blast kills at least 17

Pakistan bus blast kills at least 17

Mar 16, – No group has claimed responsibility for the explosion, which happened as the bus carrying mainly government employees was passing through the city’s crowded shopping district of Saddar. At least 17 people were killed and dozens wounded on Wednesday when a bomb exploded inside a bus in Peshawar, the main city in Pakistan’s […]

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Blast kills 17 as Pakistani Taliban avenge executed Islamist

Blast kills 17 as Pakistani Taliban avenge executed Islamist

Mar 07, – The bomber, who police said was aged around 20 and had up to six kilograms (13 pounds) of explosives strapped to his chest, attacked as lawyers and litigants were arriving at a court complex during the morning rush hour in the town of Shabqadar. A suicide bomber killed 17 people and injured […]

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