Suicide bomber strikes at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, several casualties
Suicide bomber strikes at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, several casualties

A suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi`ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers, residents said, killing and wounding several people.

Suicide bombers kill 4 at Iraq-Jordan border crossing

Three suicide bombers attacked a border crossing between western Iraq and Jordan on Saturday, killing at least four Iraqi security personnel and wounding eight others, officials said.

Senior officers killed in Iraq's Anbar: General

The Islamic State jihadist group killed two senior officers and 10 other soldiers in a suicide bombing and heavy fighting in Iraq's Anbar province, a general said on Saturday.

Six killed in suicide bomb near Afghan presidential palace

Six people were killed and more than 30 injured in a suicide bombing in the Afghan capital on Wednesday that struck close to the presidential palace in the heart of the city, the Interior Ministry said.

`I am responsible,` says grieving father of Australian IS bomber

The heartbroken father of an Australian schoolboy believed to have died while carrying out a suicide bombing for Islamic State said Monday he felt "totally responsible" for failing to see that his son needed help.

Yemen president says suicide blasts aim to sow 'chaos'

Yemen's embattled president said suicide bombings that killed at least 142 people at Shiite Huthi mosques in the capital aimed to drag the country into "chaos, violence and internal fighting".

Australian teenager left explosives at home before joining IS

An Australian teenager who has been linked to a suicide bombing attack in Iraq, left improvised explosive devices (IED) at his family home in Melbourne before going to Syria, media reported on Thursday.

At least 33 dead in northeast Nigeria bomb attacks

Three bombings rocked separate targets in northeast Nigeria`s largest city of Maiduguri on Saturday, killing at least 33 people, witnesses and a local official told AFP, in violence blamed on Boko Haram.

Suicide bombing targets Somali officials in hotel: Police

A car bomber rammed the gate of a hotel in the centre of the Somali capital on Friday where some ministers and lawmakers had gathered, and a suicide attacker then blew himself up inside the compound, police officers said.

Pakistan claims killing of Shiite massacre mastermind

 Pakistani officials said Monday they had killed the mastermind behind a suicide bombing at a mosque which killed 61 Shiite Muslims last month.

Thousands flee Niger town after Boko Haram attacks

Thousands of civilians fled their homes in the southeastern Niger town of Diffa this week, officials said on Thursday, following waves of cross-border raids and suicide bombings by Nigerian militant group Boko Haram.

Baghdad suicide bombings kill 36, wound 94

At least 36 people were killed and 94 wounded in two suicide bomb attacks in Iraq`s capital Baghdad Saturday.

Suicide bomber kills four at Nigeria bus station

A suicide bomber killed four people and wounded dozens Sunday in an attack at a bus station in Potiskum, northeastern Nigeria, police and hospital sources said.

Suicide bombing by young girl in NE Nigeria, 10 dead: Red Cross

At least 10 people were killed on Saturday when a young girl, thought to be aged about 10, blew herself up at a crowded market in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the Red Cross and vigilantes said.

Radical Marxist group claims Istanbul suicide attack

 An outlawed Turkish Marxist group on Wednesday said one of its members carried out the deadly suicide bombing at the heart of Istanbul`s tourist district that killed the female bomber and a policeman.

Suicide bombing outside Nigeria church, several injured

A suicide bomber blew himself up outside an evangelist church in northeast Nigeria on Thursday, injuring several people, witnesses and a rescue worker said.

IS advance in east Syria kills 19 troops, militia: Monitor

An Islamic State group advance spearheaded by a suicide bomber on a government-held enclave in eastern Syria killed at least 19 government troops and militia, a monitoring group said Thursday.

Islamic State group attacks Kobani from Turkey

The Islamic State group launched an attack on Saturday on the Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey, a Kurdish official and activists said, although Turkey denied that the fighters had used its territory for the raid.

Nigeria mosque blasts: 92 dead at one hospital morgue

At least 92 bodies were counted in a Nigerian hospital morgue after a suicide bomb and gun attack at the main mosque in Kano city, an AFP reporter said.

Afghan bombings kill 2 NATO troops, 6 civilians

Bombings across Afghanistan killed two NATO troops and six civilians on Monday, authorities said, as the death toll in the country's deadliest insurgent attack this year rose to at least 50.