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Suicide bomber attack on Afghan mosque 'enormous tragedy': US

October 09, 2021 11:17 am

An Islamic State suicide bomber struck at a mosque packed with Shiite Muslim worshippers in northern Afghanistan on Friday, killing at least 46 people and wounding dozens.

Attacked and vulnerable, Some Afghans are forming their own armies

June 22, 2021 10:20 am

These relentless killings of Hazaras, a persecuted minority in Afghanistan, finally proved too much to bear for Zulfiqar Omid, a Hazara leader in the central part of the country.

Suicide bombing in Kabul kills 14, Afghanistan's VP unharmed

July 23, 2018 9:24 am

The blast occurred near Kabul International Airport shortly after the convoy of the controversial vice president had just left the airport, Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said.

Premature blast in Northwest Pakistan kills 3 suicide bombers

May 20, 2016 2:37 pm

The incident occurred on Safaid Sang Road on the outskirts of Peshawar in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province where the trio were likely planning an attack, police said.

Yemen suicide bombing: Up to four killed in Aden blast, say witnesses

April 12, 2016 12:15 pm

Eight people were wounded in the attack, which appeared to target young men queuing to register to serve in the military, said witnesses.

Suicide bomber kills at least 6 in eastern Afghanistan

April 05, 2016 2:43 pm

"Six civilians have been killed and another 22 injured. There is only one policeman among the wounded." Waheed Sediqqi, a spokesman for the provincial governor said.

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills at least 60 at police check post in south of Baghdad

March 06, 2016 6:11 pm

The attacker struck shortly after noon when the checkpoint at one of the entrances to the city of Hillah was crowded with dozens of cars, a police officer said.

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing at police base in Kabul kills at least 9, injures 12

February 01, 2016 6:15 pm

Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujahid said the attacker joined a line of people waiting to enter the local headquarters of a branch of the national police after having lunch and praying outside.

Iraq: 2 suicide attacks in Baghdad kill at least 21 people

September 17, 2015 5:07 pm

Both attacks were carried out by bombers on foot, wearing explosives-laden vests, two police officers said.

6 police personnel killed in suicide bombing, shooting in Pakistan

June 11, 2015 5:03 pm

The suicide bomber, who was riding a motorcycle, blew himself up near a vehicle in the northwestern city of Peshawar.