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Saudi 'suicide bomber' among three wanted for Russian ISIS attack plot

Express.co.uk - ‎10 hours ago‎
Seven members of an "Islamic State" gang were detained this week in the city of Ekaterinburg, amid reports they planned to stage attacks in the Moscow, St Petersburg, and Sverdlovsk region. But LifeNews - closely linked to the law enforcement forces ...
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Hamas calls for suicide bombings in Israeli buses

The Times of Israel - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
In December, Israel uncovered a Hamas cell operating in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Abu Dis, which had been planning to carry out suicide attacks. The Shin Bet security service said the cell was controlled by the Hamas leadership in the Gaza Strip.
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TUI Group shares hit by 40% fall in Turkish holiday bookings as terrorist and suicide attacks take their toll

This is Money - ‎14 hours ago‎
Shares in TUI Group turned red today after the Thomson and First Choice owner warned that summer holiday bookings to Turkey slumped 40 per cent after recent terrorist and suicide attacks. As a result, holidaymakers are staying away from the country and ...
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Islamic State suicide bombing kills nine police officers in Syrian capital

UPI.com - ‎8 hours ago‎
In a handout photograph released by the Syrian Arab News Agency, Syrian security officers inspect the site of bomb blast in Damascus, Syria on March 17, 2012.
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Taliban suicide bomber in deadly attack on Kabul police base

The Guardian - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
A Taliban suicide bomber has blown himself up after joining a queue to enter a police office in Kabul, killing 20 people and wounding at least 29 in the worst such attack this year.
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Afghan civilians, soldiers killed in separate attacks

Yahoo7 News - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
On Monday afternoon another suicide attacker blew himself up among a crowd of people queueing outside a bakery in Yahyakhail, a remote district in the volatile southeastern province of Paktika on the border with Pakistan.

Under Mounting Pressure, ISIS Resorts To Suicide Attacks

Vocativ - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
ISIS is turning to suicide attacks more and more often as it experiences setbacks across Iraq and Syria, according to the latest figures published by the Amaq News Agency, an ISIS-linked media organization.
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Suicide bomber kills nine, injures dozens, in Pakistan city of Quetta

Reuters - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
QUETTA, Pakistan At least nine people were killed and 35 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a military convoy in Pakistan's western city of Quetta on Saturday, police and hospital officials said.

Suicide Attacks in 2015

ISN - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Last year, 735 terrorists carried out 452 suicide attacks in 22 countries. Although the assaults represent a 24% drop from the previous year, their approximately 4,370 victims match the total for 2014.
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ISIS Claimed Suicide Attacks Kill 45 Near Syria's Holiest Shia Shrine

NDTV - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Syrian state news agency SANA, quoting an interior ministry source, said a group of terrorists had detonated a car bomb near a public transport garage in the neighborhood's Koua Sudan area.

Over 100 female suicide bombers used in West Africa since June 2014

Long War Journal - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
The Islamic State West Africa (ISWA), which is formerly known as Boko Haram, has exploited more than 100 women and girls as suicide bombers since June 2014, according to data compiled by The Long War Journal. The majority of these suicide bombings ...
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Hole in Somali plane likely caused by suicide bomber, officials say

Toronto Star - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
MOGADISHU, Somalia - A suicide bomber is suspected to have set off the explosive that blew a hole in a jetliner, sucked the man out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing on Tuesday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, Somali ...
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Women suicide bombers kill four in north Cameroon

Yahoo News - ‎Jan 28, 2016‎
Yaoundé (AFP) - A pair of women suicide bombers killed four people and left a trail of injury in north Cameroon Thursday, the second such attacks this week in a region targeted by Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists.
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Hamas Music Video Aims to Frighten Israelis With Threat of Suicide Bombings, But See If You Can Spot the Ridiculous ...

TheBlaze.com - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
A new music video posted online by Hamas' Al-Aqsa channel threatened Israelis with a new wave of suicide bus bombings like those that gripped Israel in decades past. The slickly produced video included singing and a group dance number in front of a ...
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At least 69 killed in suicide attacks near Nigeria's Maiduguri city

Xinhua - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
ABUJA, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- At least 69 dead bodies have been registered in a morgue following multiple suicide attacks in a community near Maiduguri, capital of Borno State in Nigeria's volatile northeast region, sources at a government-run hospital ...
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IS claims suicide attacks targeting Iraqi forces

Prothom Alo (English) - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
The Islamic State group said that five of its suicide bombers attacked Iraqi forces in Anbar province on Friday and that a sixth targeted pro-government fighters north of Baghdad.

Suicide bombing in north Afghanistan kills three Afghan soldiers

Al-Arabiya - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
An official says at least three Afghan soldiers have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on an army minibus near their base in northern Balkh province.

Suicide attack in Yemen's Aden wounds security chief

Reuters Canada - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
ADEN (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside the home of the security chief of the Yemeni province of Lahej on Wednesday night, killing himself and wounding the official and six other people, residents and a security official said.
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Suicide attacks kill 4 Iraqi troops in western Iraq

The Indian Express - ‎Jan 27, 2016‎
Officials say a series of suicide attacks have killed at least four Iraqi security forces and wounded ten others in western Iraq.
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