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Baghdad checkpoint hit by deadly car bomb attack
BBC - 2017-03-29 23:57
At least 15 people are killed as a suicide lorry bomb hits a police checkpoint in the Iraqi capital. ...

At Least 15 Killed in Baghdad Car Bomb Attack
BAS News - 2017-03-29 23:31
The blast rocked a checkpoint south of the capital BAGHDAD — A suicide car bomb late on Wednesday night targeted a police checkpoint in southern Baghdad, killing at least 15 people, officials confirmed. The car bomb, reportedly an oil tanker packed with ...

Suicide truck bomb kills at least 13 in south Baghdad: police sources
Reuters - 2017-03-29 22:39
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least 13 people were killed and another 40 wounded when a suicide truck bomb hit a checkpoint in the southern entrance to the Iraqi capital Baghdad, police sources said on Wednesday. ...

At least 11 dead in suicide bombing and gun attack in southern Yemen
Reuters - 2017-03-27 19:54
ADEN (Reuters) - At least 11 people were killed in a suicide bombing and gun attack by suspected al Qaeda militants on a local government compound in southern Yemen on Monday, a Yemeni government media office said in a statement. ...

Suicide bomber targets district governor's home in Iraq
Kurdiu - 2017-03-26 17:50

Nine Civilians Killed and Dozens Wounded in IS Attack on East Mosul
BAS News - 2017-03-26 14:17
The attack was conducted by 3 mortars and a suicide bomber MOSUL — Nine civilians were killed and dozens others wounded in an offensive conducted by the Islamic State (IS) militants on east Mosul on Sunday morning. The militants conducted a violent attac ...

Kemal Kurkut survived Isis suicide bomb but couldn’t survive Turkish police
Kurdish Question - 2017-03-25 22:21
Kemal Kurkut survived Isis suicide bomb but couldn’t survive Turkish police ...

Lessons learned, Belgian PM still on guard a year after attack
Reuters - 2017-03-21 21:55
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium has learned lessons about keeping violent Islamists in check but cannot rule out more attacks, its prime minister said on Tuesday, a year after Islamic State suicide bombers killed 32 people in Brussels. ...

Year on from bombings, Brussels remains on alert
Reuters - 2017-03-21 20:12
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A year after Islamic State suicide bombers killed 32 people in Brussels, Belgian authorities say much remains unclear about who ordered the attacks, even if those who staged them are either dead or in jail. ...

Suicide Car Bomb Attack Kills 23 in Baghdad
BAS News - 2017-03-20 21:04
BAGHDAD — At least 23 people were killed on Monday in the Iraqi capital as the result of a terrorist attack, officials confirmed. The attack, targeting a commercial area in Baghdad's southwestern Amil neighborhood, was carried out via a suicide car bomb. ...

Three suicide bombers kill four people in northeast Nigeria
Reuters - 2017-03-19 09:39
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Three suicide bombers killed four people and injured eight others in a village near the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a police spokesman said on Sunday. ...

Video...British news crew survived from a suicide attack
Kurdiu - 2017-03-18 23:47

Suicide bomber attacks Bangladesh police special forces base
Reuters - 2017-03-17 17:44
DHAKA (Reuters) - A suicide bomber injured two Bangladeshi police officers on Friday when he attacked a base being built for the police anti-terrorist unit, officials said. ...

Iraqi forces advance into Mosul's Old City, Nuri mosque in sight
Reuters - 2017-03-17 11:37
MOSUL, Iraq/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi forces battling Islamic State in Mosul advanced into the Old City and around the al Nuri mosque on Friday trying to seal off a main road to prevent militants sending in suicide bombers. ...

Taliban car bomb hits army base in eastern Afghanistan
Reuters - 2017-03-17 08:19
KHOST, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb detonated near an army base in the eastern Afghan province of Khost on Friday, killing one soldier and wounding several before the army repelled at attack on the base by four gunmen, the district chief sai ...

Iran condemns Damascus suicide attack, says terrorists avenging their failures in Syria
KurdPress - 2017-03-16 09:39
Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi condemned Wednesday’s suicide attacks in Damascus, saying that whenever terrorists were unsuccessful in the military and political fronts, they have resorted to blind suicide acts of terror to downplay their ...

Syria conflict: Deadly attack on Damascus court complex
BBC - 2017-03-15 14:27
A suicide bomber blew himself up inside the Palace of Justice, in the centre of Syria's capital. ...

Second bomb attack hits Damascus: state media
Reuters - 2017-03-15 14:13
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A second bomb attack hit the Syrian capital of Damascus on Wednesday in an area to the west of an earlier suicide attack, state media said. ...

Dozens reported killed, injured by suicide bomber at Damascus court: state TV
Reuters - 2017-03-15 13:05
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Dozens of people were reported to have been killed or injured by a suicide bomber at a Damascus court building on Wednesday, state media reported on Wednesday. ...

Suicide bomber targets bus in Afghan capital Kabul, official says
Reuters - 2017-03-13 14:29
KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber on foot blew himself up near a bus in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday, a security official said, less than a week after dozens of people were killed and wounded in an attack on the country's largest military hospital. ...

Al-Qaeda-affiliated Group Claims Responsibility for Damascus Twin Blasts
BAS News - 2017-03-12 20:51
ISTANBUL — An al-Qaeda-affiliated jihadist group, Salafist group, known as Tahrir al-Sham has claimed responsibility for the twin suicide bombings that targeted Shi’ite pilgrims in Syria’s capital Damascus on Saturday. There is a discrepancy in the numbe ...

IS suicide bombers kill at least 26 people at wedding in Iraq’s Tikrit
E-Kurd - 2017-03-11 21:49
TIKRIT,— A suicide bomb blasts ripped through a wedding party near Iraqi city of Tikrit on Wednesday, killing at least 26 people. The blasts in the village of Hajjaj, reported by local officials and medics as suicide attacks. Islamic State said two of it ...

40 Iraqis Killed in the Twin Blasts in Damascus: Iraqi Foreign Ministry
BAS News - 2017-03-11 14:14
At least 55 people dead and 120 others wounded in Damascus DAMASCUS — At least 55 people have been killed and more than 120 have been injured as a result of suicide attacks in Syria’s capital, Damascus this Saturday. The attacks took place in the vicinit ...

Suicide bombers hit wedding in Iraq’s Saladin, kill 23
Kurdiu - 2017-03-09 22:20

Suicide attack on wedding party near Tikrit kills 23
NRT - 2017-03-09 16:52

Iraq: IS suicide bombers kill 26 at Tikrit wedding party
BBC - 2017-03-09 12:40
The Islamic State group says it carried out twin blasts targeting wedding guests north of Baghdad. ...

Twin bomb blasts near Iraq's Tikrit kill 23: local government official
Reuters - 2017-03-08 21:49
ERBIL (Reuters) - Twin suicide bomb blasts at a wedding party in a village near the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Wednesday killed at least 23 people, a local government official said. ...

Suicide bombers attack Peshmerga south of Kirkuk
Xendan - 2017-03-07 20:38

Azzaz: Suicide bomber claims civilians’ lives
Orient News - 2017-03-06 02:03

Daily suicide bombers a major obstacle in western Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-03-05 01:15
'More than 10 suicide bombers stage attacks on a daily basis' ...

Syria: Twin attacks on Homs security bases kill dozens
BBC - 2017-02-25 12:14
A militant group says it was behind attacks by gunmen and suicide bombers on two security bases. ...

8 Turkish soldiers, 60 mercenaries killed in Sousian car bombing
ANHA - 2017-02-25 11:44
SHAHBA- 8 members of the Turkish occupation army and 60 mercenaries have been killed in the Sousian car bombing, adding to that, some 100 were wounded in the suicide attack that took place in Sousian village 9 km northwest of al-Bab. The suicide attack la ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Syrian al-Bab: Turkish PM
KurdPress - 2017-02-25 01:55
Two Turkish soldiers have been killed in an Islamic State (IS) suicide attack in Syria’s al-Bab, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Feb. 24. ...

MOSUL: IS Forcing Children and Disabled People into Suicide Attacks
BAS News - 2017-02-24 11:11
The militants chain the drivers to the VBIEDs MOSUL — The Islamic State (IS) extremists are using children and disabled people into explosives-laden trucks and forcing them to drive at Iraqi forces in Mosul, US Air Force Brigadier General Matt Isler said ...

Suicide Bomber Kills Near 45 People in Al-Bab
BAS News - 2017-02-24 11:11
The suicide bomber targeted a crowded checkpoint AL-BAB — Near 45 people were killed and dozens more were injured in car bomb attack in a village near al-Bab, northern Syria. The blast targeted the Turkey-backed Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State (IS) ...

Suicide bomber kills at least eight soldiers in Yemen's Zinjibar
Reuters - 2017-02-24 09:04
ADEN (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed at least eight soldiers in an attack on a military camp in Yemen's southern city of Zinjibar at dawn on Friday, a local official and residents said. ...

Children orphaned by ISIS suicide bomber reunite with grandmother
Rûdaw - 2017-02-24 01:21
Grandma says she is not going back to Mosul ever again ...

Three Car Bombs Rock Security Checkpoints in Diyala, Iraq
BAS News - 2017-02-23 11:18
A suicide bomber has been arrested and his car bomb was detonated DIYALA — Three car bombs targeted the security checkpoints near Khalis district, north of the Diyala province in Iraq on Thursday morning, said a security source in the province. The sourc ...

British suicide bomber in Iraq had won compensation for Guantanamo stay
NRT - 2017-02-23 07:17

British suicide bomber in Iraq had won compensation for Guantanamo stay
Reuters - 2017-02-22 13:25
LONDON/CAIRO (Reuters) - An Islamic State suicide bomber from Britain who blew himself up in an attack on Iraqi forces this week had been given compensation for his detention in the Guantanamo Bay military prison, Western security sources said on Wednesda ...

Iraqi forces consolidate their position in preparation for Mosul airport offensive
Rûdaw - 2017-02-21 18:19
ISIS used a combination of sniper fire and suicide bombers to try and stop the advance ...

Suicide bombers hit court in Pakistan, at least four killed: police
Reuters - 2017-02-21 09:08
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Suicide bombers attacked a court complex in Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least four people, officials said, in the latest incident in a new surge of Islamist violence. ...

'Suicide bombers killed' after targeting Pakistan court
BBC - 2017-02-21 09:03
At least one lawyer is reportedly killed in the attack in Pakistan's north-west Charsadda district. ...

Iraqi forces will face ISIS suicide bombers, IEDs as they target Mosul airport
Rûdaw - 2017-02-20 11:38
some 25,000 children and 14,000 elderly in Mosul have starved to death ...

Iraqi forces face army of 1800 ISIS militants, 200 suicide bombers in West Mosul
Rûdaw - 2017-02-19 22:54
The real fight will begin when Iraqi forces reach the edges of western districts of Mosul ...

Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 18, wounds 25
Reuters - 2017-02-19 14:43
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A blast from a suicide car bomb ripped through a market in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 18 people and wounding at least 25, a local official said, days after the country elected a new president. ...

Suicide bombing kills one in east Mosul, security sources say
Reuters - 2017-02-19 10:53
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber detonated an explosive belt on Sunday in the "My Fair Lady" neighborhood of Mosul that was retaken recently from Islamic State, killing one and wounding nine others, security sources said. ...

Kidnapped Yezidi boys used by Daesh (ISIS) as suicide bombers Dr Amy L. Beam
NRT - 2017-02-18 14:56

Kidnapped Yezidi Boys Forced by ISIS To Be Suicide Bombers
Kurdistantribune - 2017-02-18 03:53

Suicide bombing at Pakistan Shiite shrine kills 75
Orient News - 2017-02-18 02:01

Cousin says ISIS killed parents of two Yezidi suicide bombers
Rûdaw - 2017-02-17 22:20
Only a handful of their family members survived the genocide ...

Multiple suicide bombing targets Nigerian refugees, Boko Haram blamed
Reuters - 2017-02-17 11:48
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Seven suspected Boko Haram militants blew themselves on the outskirts of a northeast Nigerian city on Friday, a local aid agency said, in an attack witnesses said targeted refugees preparing to return to their home villages. ...

Wailing, anger at Sufi shrine in Pakistan after bomber kills 77
Reuters - 2017-02-17 09:39
SEHWAN SHARIF, Pakistan (Reuters) - Wailing Sufi devotees thronged a blood-stained shrine in southern Pakistan on Friday, shouting at police a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 77 people in an attack claimed by a regional branch of Islamic State. ...

At least 25 reported dead in suicide attack on Pakistani shrine
Reuters - 2017-02-16 16:51
KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - A suicide bomber attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, police said, with local media reporting at least 25 people had been killed and dozens more wounded in the latest in a wave of bombings this wee ...

Suicide car bombing kills 9 in Baghdad’s Sadr City
Orient News - 2017-02-16 02:02

IS Suicide Attack Kills 5 Hashd al-Shaabi Militias
BAS News - 2017-02-15 21:14
LEEDS — Two Islamic State (IS) militants carried out a suicide attack on Wednesday at a checkpoint held by the Shi'ite militia Hashd al-Shaabi, south of Mosul. Captain Udai Bashar, member of the Hashd al-Shaabi, said the two suicide bombers blew themselv ...

Suicide truck bomber kills at least 15 in Baghdad suburb
NRT - 2017-02-15 20:44

18 Killed in Baghdad Blast
BAS News - 2017-02-15 20:10
At least 42 others injured in the terrorist attack BAGHDAD — A suicide bomber at the wheel of an explosives-laden vehicle killed at least 18 people in Iraq’s capital city on Wednesday, security sources confirmed. The attack targeted a busy street in the ...

Nadia Murad: World Leaders “Numb” to Our Tragedy
BAS News - 2017-02-15 20:10
She expresses concern over the footage showing two Yezidi children forced into suicide mission by IS ERBIL — Kurdish Yezidi survivor of Islamic State (IS) captivity, Nadia Murad, who is also the UN Goodwill Ambassador, has expressed concern over the inte ...

Baghdad blast 'kills 18' in Shia district of Sadr City
BBC - 2017-02-15 19:49
A suicide bomber kills at least 18 people in the Sadr City suburb of the Iraqi capital, sources say. ...

MOSUL: 14-years-old Suicide Bomber Captured in Time
BAS News - 2017-02-15 18:49
His attack in western Mosul was successfully foiled MOSUL — Iraqi security forces on Wednesday foiled a terrorist attack in a newly-liberated district of eastern Mosul after capturing an Islamic State (IS) suicide bomber. A local source confirmed to BasN ...

KRG asks for help freeing Yezidi children brainwashed by ISIS
Rûdaw - 2017-02-15 18:43
An ISIS propaganda video claims to depict two Yezidi suicide bombers ...

Deadly suicide truck bombing in Baghdad’s Sadr City
Rûdaw - 2017-02-15 18:43
At least 15 have been killed and 50 wounded ...

Suicide car bomb kills at least 15 in Sadr City suburb of Baghdad: security sources
Reuters - 2017-02-15 16:20
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb blew up on Wednesday in Sadr City, a heavily populated poor Shi'ite suburb of Baghdad, killing at least 15 and wounding 50, security sources said. ...

IS Releases Video of Yezidi Children Carrying Out Suicide Attacks
BAS News - 2017-02-15 14:29
The video shows two Yezidi children preparing and carrying out suicide attacks ERBIL — A video featuring two Yezidi children preparing for and completing suicide missions for the Islamic State (IS) was released on Tuesday. Two Yezidi boys who have been i ...

Suicide bomber kills five outside government office in Pakistan
Reuters - 2017-02-15 11:55
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a government office in Pakistan on Wednesday, killing five people, the army said, the latest attack in a new surge in militant violence. ...

Two PKK Members Explode Themselves in Makhmour
BAS News - 2017-02-14 15:13
They blew themselves up in protest to the detention of the PKK jailed leader MAKHMOUR — Two Kurdish youth affiliated with Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) committed suicide by blowing themselves up on the 18th anniversary of Turkey's capture of the PKK lea ...

[IN PICTURES]: IS Plan to Attack Peshmerga in Kirkuk Foiled
BAS News - 2017-02-14 09:26
The militants had planned to carry out a suicide offensive against Peshmerga KIRKUK — A number of the Islamic State (IS) militants who were sent from the IS-held town of Hawija, attempted on Monday to attack Peshmerga in south-western Kirkuk. Their plan ...

Lahore protest blast: 11 killed at Pakistan city rally
BBC - 2017-02-13 16:29
A suspected suicide bomber targets a pharmacists' rally in the Pakistani city, killing at least 11. ...

Western Mosul.. Heavy Clashes Erupt Between ISIS and Shi’ite Militias
Waar Media - 2017-02-13 13:02
WAAR-DUHOK: Fierce clashes erupted late on Sunday between the Shi’ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi and Islamic State (ISIS) militants around Tel Afar town, west of Mosul, where the jihadist group used several suicide car bombs to take control of a strateg ...

Leaked sex tapes provoked woman's suicide
BBC - 2017-02-13 02:36
Tiziana Cantone killed herself after private sex videos of her were leaked online. ...

Suicide bomber kills seven, wounds 20 in Afghan provincial capital: official
Reuters - 2017-02-11 13:22
LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed seven people and wounded 20 others outside a bank in the capital city of Afghanistan's Helmand province on Saturday, the governor's office said on Saturday. ...

Two IS Suicide Attacks Target Iraqi Troops in East Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-10 17:46
The offensives were carried out through a car bomb and a suicide bomber MOSUL — Two terrorist attacks targeting Iraqi security forces in eastern part of Mosul resulted in the death of nine people. Kurdish counter-terrorism stated two separate suicide att ...

Suicide bombings kill 5, wound 19 in eastern Mosul
Reuters - 2017-02-10 16:15
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least five people were killed and 19 wounded on Friday, in two suicide bombings that hit an Iraqi army position and a restaurant in eastern Mosul, a medical source said. ...

Two explosions rip through east Mosul, killing 9
Rûdaw - 2017-02-10 15:34
A suicide bomber detonated explosives in a restaurant ...

Suicide bombing kills four, wounds 15 in eastern Mosul restaurant
Reuters - 2017-02-10 14:51
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber believed to belong to Islamic State blew himself up inside a restaurant in eastern Mosul at lunchtime on Friday, killing at least four people and wounding 15, a medical source in the northern Iraqi city said. ...

ISIS wife preparing for suicide attack in Manbij
ANHA - 2017-02-09 15:58
MANBIJ – The wife of an ISIS member is said to be preparing to carry out a suicide attack in the Manbij city centre. Facing heavy blows, ISIS uses children for their suicide attacks and as child soldiers in the frontline. In the midst of great losses agai ...

3,600 Yezidi Women Still Held by IS: MP
Rojikurd - 2017-02-09 00:07
Viyan Dakhil says several Yezidi women and girls have committed suicide under pressure So far 2,760 Yezidi women and girls have been able to escape the Islamic State (IS) dominant areas and a number of them resorted to suicide under the pressure of IS abu ...

Islamic State claims responsibility for Afghan Supreme Court attack
Reuters - 2017-02-08 15:13
KABUL (Reuters) - Islamic State claimed responsibility on Wednesday for a suicide attack that killed at least 22 people outside Afghanistan's Supreme Court. ...

3,600 Yezidi Women Still Held by IS: MP
BAS News - 2017-02-07 19:03
Viyan Dakhil says several Yezidi women and girls have committed suicide under pressure ERBIL — So far 2,760 Yezidi women and girls have been able to escape the Islamic State (IS) dominant areas and a number of them resorted to suicide under the pressure ...

Suicide bomber kills many at Kabul court
BBC - 2017-02-07 14:05
The bomber targeted the court's car park as employees were leaving work, police say. ...

Iraqi forces wage psychological war with jihadist corpses
Reuters - 2017-02-06 16:28
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - The flyblown corpses of Islamic State militants have been rotting along a main street in north Mosul for two weeks, a health risk for passersby. Suicide bombers' belts beside the fighters can still explode, killing anyone nearby. ...

Islamic State turns to drones to direct suicide car bombers in Iraq
E-Kurd - 2017-02-03 14:08
MOSUL,— Faced with a diminishing number of fighters, the Islamic State group is relying on retrofitted commercial drones to guide suicide car bombers to their targets and to launch small-scale airstrikes on Iraqi forces. The extremist group is spending f ...

Parti combattre Daesh, un combattant britannique se suicide pour ne pas être capturé
20minutes - 2017-02-02 22:26

Parti combattre Daech, un jeune Britannique se suicide plutôt que d'être capturé sur Orange Actualités
Orange - 2017-02-02 16:23

Mosul hotel catered to elites: from Saddam allies to suicide bombers
NRT - 2017-02-02 13:49

Mosul hotel catered to elites: from Saddam allies to suicide bombers
Reuters - 2017-02-02 13:04
MOSUL (Reuters) - When Islamic State seized the five-star Ninewah Oberoi Hotel in east Mosul it replaced wealthy Iraqi patrons with another kind of elite -- foreign fighters and suicide bombers seen as the group's most prized members. ...

British YPG fighter committed suicide to avoid ISIS capture, report says
NRT - 2017-02-01 14:40

Yemen conflict: Rebels in deadly attack on Saudi warship
BBC - 2017-01-31 20:00
Saudi Arabia says a "suicide boat" exploded beside a frigate but rebels say it was a missile strike. ...

Saudi warship attacked by three “suicide boats” off Yemen coast
NRT - 2017-01-31 10:39

Two killed in suicide bombing on Fallujah checkpoint
NRT - 2017-01-28 10:56

Suicide attack foiled in Beirut cafe: security source
Waar Media - 2017-01-22 13:29
Lebanese security forces foiled an attempted suicide bombing at a cafe in Beirut’s busy al-Hamra district late on Saturday, a security source said. The suspected bomber was stopped while wearing an explosive vest as he attempted to enter the cafe and befo ...

Suicide bombers blow themselves up in Saudi Arabia
Kurdiu - 2017-01-22 12:30

Suicide attack foiled in Beirut cafe, say security sources
NRT - 2017-01-22 11:59

Suicide attack foiled in Beirut cafe: security source
Reuters - 2017-01-22 00:37
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese security forces foiled an attempted suicide bombing at a cafe in Beirut's busy al-Hamra district late on Saturday, a security source said. ...

Former Nusra Front says it carried out Damascus bombing
Reuters - 2017-01-18 21:43
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian jihadist group Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly the Nusra Front, claimed responsibility on Wednesday for a suicide bombing in Damascus last week that killed seven people. ...

Boko Haram claims Nigeria university attack
Reuters - 2017-01-17 10:54
BAUCHI/MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Islamist militant group Boko Haram has said it was behind Monday's twin suicide bombing at a university in north eastern Nigeria which killed two people. ...

Twin suicide bombing kills professor, child at Nigerian university
NRT - 2017-01-16 13:29

Turkey Arrests Five Soldiers For 'Helping Terror Group’ in Suicide Bomb Attack
Newsweek - 2017-01-13 20:37

Four suicide bombers kill 15 in northeast Nigeria, police say
Reuters - 2017-01-13 16:03
YOLA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Four suicide bombers killed 15 people in a crowded market in the town of Madagali in Nigeria's northeastern Adamawa state on Friday morning, a police spokesman said. ...

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