Gulf Times - Suicide-bombing
Silent streets after dozens of children killed in Sri Lanka attacks

Silent streets after dozens of children killed in Sri Lanka attacks

The streets of Sri Lanka's Katuwapitiya should be full of the sound of children's games. But after deadly Easter attacks that killed at least 45 children, they have fallen silent.

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three  killed

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three killed

Syrian government forces fought off an attack by a group of suicide bombers on a position in western Syria on Tuesday, during which three people were killed in addition to all of the militants, a state-run TV station reported.

Wife, son of suspected Indonesian militant blow themselves up

Wife, son of suspected Indonesian militant blow themselves up

The wife and son of a suspected militant Islamist blew themselves up in their home on the Indonesian island of Sumatra early on Wednesday after hours of tense negotiations with counter-terrorism officers, authorities said.

Suicide attack kills 11 in Nigeria

Suicide attack kills 11 in Nigeria

Eleven people were dead on Saturday after two suicide bombers and a gunman attacked a mosque in the north-eastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a police official said.

US names three killed in Syria blast claimed by Islamic State

US names three killed in Syria blast claimed by Islamic State

A US Navy servicewoman and a former Navy SEAL are among the four Americans killed in a suicide bombing this week in northern Syria that the United States believes was likely carried out by Islamic State, US officials said on Friday.

IS suicide bomber kills 5 in Syria's Raqa

IS suicide bomber kills 5 in Syria's Raqa

An Islamic State group suicide bomber attacked a centre for Kurdish forces in the northern Syrian city of Raqa on Monday, killing four civilians and an anti-jihadist fighter, a monitor said.

Iran arrests 10 suspects in suicide bombing that killed two

Iran arrests 10 suspects in suicide bombing that killed two

Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week that killed at least two policemen, police chief Hossein Ashtari said on Sunday.

Suicide bombing kills five, wounds 15 in central Afghanistan

Suicide bombing kills five, wounds 15 in central Afghanistan

At least five people were killed and 15 more wounded when a suicide bomber detonated a car packed with explosives outside a police compound in central Afghan province of Wardak ...

15 killed in suicide bombing in Kabul near polling station

15 killed in suicide bombing in Kabul near polling station

A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least 15 people as voting concluded in parliamentary elections that were overshadowed by the threat of attacks ...

Foreign soldiers wounded, civilians killed in Afghan suicide attack

Foreign soldiers wounded, civilians killed in Afghan suicide attack

A suicide bomber killed two Afghan civilians and wounded at least three foreign soldiers and two other civilians in an attack near the largest US military base in Afghanistan on Wednesday, government officials said.

Suicide bombers kill at least three in southern Somali city

Suicide bombers kill at least three in southern Somali city

At least three people were killed when two suspected suicide bombers struck separately in the southern Somali city of Baidoa on Saturday, police said.

Suicide bomber kills three in attack on NATO patrol in Afghanistan

Suicide bomber kills three in attack on NATO patrol in Afghanistan

A suicide bomber killed three NATO service members on a foot patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said, and Taliban militants claimed responsibility.