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Nine security officials killed in car bomb attacks in Mosul

At least nine security officials were killed and three others injured on Saturday in car bomb attacks claimed by ISIS or Daesh in Iraq's Mosul.

May 07, 2017, 09:08 AM IST
Turkey's Erdogan Tayyip blames Kurdish militants after car bomb kills 13, wounds 55

Turkey's Erdogan Tayyip blames Kurdish militants after car bomb kills 13, wounds 55

The blast, a week after deadly twin bombing targeted police in Istanbul, is likely to further outrage a public angered by a series of attacks this year - several claimed by Kurdish militants, others by Islamic State - and a failed coup in July.

Dec 17, 2016, 17:44 PM IST

8 soldiers killed in terror attack in Egypt

Egypt's North Sinai has witnessed many violent attacks by militants in the last few years and since the January 2011 revolution that toppled the ex-president Hosni Mubarak.

Nov 25, 2016, 04:03 AM IST

Car bomb, clashes with IS kill 18 Libya unity govt forces

Eighteen fighters loyal to Libya`s unity government were killed in clashes with Islamic State group jihadists and a car bombing Wednesday near the IS stronghold of Sirte, the military said.

May 19, 2016, 01:58 AM IST
At least 18 killed in Ankara car bomb attack targeting military

At least 18 killed in Ankara car bomb attack targeting military

At least five people were killed and 10 people were wounded in a car bombing in the Turkish capital Ankara on Wednesday, the city`s governor said.

Feb 17, 2016, 22:55 PM IST

Car bomb in Syria's Aleppo kills 23, including fighters: Monitor

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 19 fighters from the group and four civilians were killed in the blast in the Sukari district of the city.

Jan 25, 2016, 22:06 PM IST

Powerful car bomb attack near Kabul Airport

A Taliban suicide car-bomber struck a French restaurant popular with foreigners in Kabul on Friday, killing two people in a New Year's Day attack.

Jan 05, 2016, 01:09 AM IST

Several casualties in Somali shooting, car bomb attack: Police

Several people were killed or wounded on Saturday when gunmen opened fire then detonated a car bomb on a busy road in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, police said.

Dec 19, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Car bomb kills 20 in Syria's Homs

The blast, which hit the neighbourhood of Al-Zahraa -- where most residents belong to the same Alawite sect as President Bashar al-Assad -- killed 15 civilians and wounded at least 64.

Dec 12, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Taliban attack hits Spanish embassy in Kabul

The Taliban mounted a car bomb attack on a guest house near the Spanish embassy in Kabul on Friday, wounding at least seven people and further dimming any hopes of peace talks with moderate elements of the Islamist insurgent movement.

Dec 12, 2015, 01:19 AM IST

New deadly bombing in Syria`s Hasakeh: State TV

 One person was killed Tuesday in a new car bomb attack on Hasakeh, Syrian state media said, a day after twin blasts left dozens dead in the northeastern city.

Sep 15, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Car bomb in Assad stronghold Latakia kills at least 10: State TV

At least 10 people were killed and scores wounded when a car bomb exploded in the Syrian city of Latakia on Wednesday, state television said, in a rare attack in a coastal stronghold of President Bashar al-Assad.

Sep 02, 2015, 17:30 PM IST

Three policemen killed, over 30 injured in Egypt bombing

At least three Egyptian policemen were killed and 33 others injured on Monday when a bomb struck their vehicle north of Cairo, the latest in a series of attacks against the country's security forces targeted by the dreaded Islamic State terror group.

Aug 24, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

ISIS claims car bombing of Cairo police building

The Islamic State group claimed Thursday`s car bomb attack on a police building in the Egyptian capital that wounded 29 people, including six policemen.

Aug 20, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Five killed in east Libya car bomb attack: Report

At least five people were killed and 15 wounded in a car bomb attack in the eastern Libyan city of Derna, national news agency LANA reported.

Jul 04, 2015, 05:05 AM IST
Casualties in Somalia suicide car bombing: Security official

Casualties in Somalia suicide car bombing: Security official

 A suicide car bomber smashed into a pickup truck carrying security officers in the Somalia capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, a security official said, in the latest in a string of attacks.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Two killed in Afghanistan car bomb attack

At least two people were killed and nine injured Monday in a suicide car bombing in Afghanistan`s Helmand province.

Jul 21, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

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.

Jul 20, 2014, 02:31 AM IST

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.

May 19, 2014, 05:01 AM IST

Egypt car bomb attack leaves 10 soldiers dead in Sinai

At least 10 soldiers have been killed and several others wounded after a car bomb exploded in Egypt’s North Sinai town El-Arish on Wednesday.

Nov 20, 2013, 17:32 PM IST