2 UN peacekeepers killed in north Mali; 7 wounded

The UN Secretary-General has said two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed and seven wounded in a suicide attack in Mali.

`Suicide bomb` kills several people in Nigeria`s Kano: Witnesses

A female suicide bomber targeting women lining up to buy kerosene killed several people on Monday in northern Nigeria`s Kano city, the second attack in the area in as many days, witnesses said.

Extremists kill more than 100 in northeast Nigeria

Boko Haram extremists have killed more than 100 people and hoisted their black and white flag over a town left undefended by Nigeria`s military, just 85 kilometres from the northeastern state capital of Maiduguri, a civil defense spokesman said today.

Nigeria police warn of suicide attacks on capital

The Nigerian police warned of a new wave terrorist attacks on the capital Abuja, where more than 100 people have been killed in bombings since April.

Taliban suicide attack on military bus kills eight in Kabul

A Taliban suicide bomber in Kabul killed eight military officers Wednesday in an attack on an air force bus, Afghan officials said, in the latest strike against the national security forces as US troops withdraw.

Car suicide bomb kills three in NW Pakistan: Officials

A suicide bomber in a car killed at least two troops and a civilian on Tuesday in a Pakistani tribal area where the army has launched an offensive against Taliban militants.

Bombings in Shiite areas of Iraq kill 37

Bombings that included a suicide attack on tribal leaders in Baghdad hit Shiite areas of central and southern Iraq today, killing at least 37 people, officials said.

Taliban kill two Pakistan army officers

At least five people including two military officers were killed in a suicide attack in Pakistan Wednesday, the army said. Banned militant outfit Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack.

Rogue Libya general escapes suicide attack at base

A rogue Libyan general, who has led repeated deadly assaults on jihadists in second city Benghazi, escaped a suicide attack today, one of his commanders said.

Blast in north Nigeria`s Kano a `suicide attack`, four dead: Police

Four people were killed, including a young girl, in a suicide car bomb attack in the north Nigerian city of Kano on Sunday, the city`s police commissioner said.

Suicide car bomber kills 5 in southern Afghanistan

Authorities say five civilians have been killed and 36 wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on an Afghan army vehicle in southern Afghanistan.

Six police killed in Kabul suicide attack: Officials

A suicide bomber blew himself up at the Afghan interior ministry Wednesday, killing six police officers just three days before the country`s presidential election, which the Taliban have vowed to disrupt.

18 dead in Afghan attack including insurgents: Officials

A multiple Taliban suicide attack on a police station in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad Thursday has left 18 people dead, including 10 police officers, one civilian and the seven attackers, officials said.

UN mission condemns suicide attack in Afghanistan

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) strongly condemned a deadly suicide attack that killed 17 and injured four dozens in the country`s northwest city of Maimana Tuesday, a UN spokesperson said.

Suicide bomber kills 15 in northern Afghan market: Governor

A suicide bomber killed 15 people and wounded at least 28 in an attack on a busy marketplace in Afghanistan`s northern province of Faryab, the provincial governor said.

Suicide car bomb kills 4 soldiers in Iraq`s Anbar

Officials in Iraq say a suicide car bomb targeting an army checkpoint has killed four soldiers in embattled Anbar province.

Iraq checkpoint suicide bombing kills 34

A suicide bomber detonated a minibus rigged with explosives at a crowded checkpoint south of Baghdad on Sunday, killing 34 people, security and medical officials said.

Suicide attack on Islamabad court kills 11, Pakistan Taliban deny role

Two suicide bombers blew themselves up inside a court in Islamabad on Monday leaving 11 people dead.

NATO soldier killed in Afghan multiple suicide attack

Nine Taliban militants launched a suicide assault against a US base in southern Afghanistan on Monday, killing one NATO soldier in a region where foreign troops are rapidly pulling out, officials said.

IMF, UN officials among 21 killed in Kabul suicide attack

A Taliban suicide bomber and gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital on Friday evening killing up to 21 people including four United Nations staff and the IMF`s top representative in Afghanistan.