Gulf Times - bomb-attack
Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

A policeman was killed and two others wounded Tuesday by a roadside bomb aimed at polio vaccination workers in Pakistan's restive northwest, officials said.

Car bomb kills 14 in northern Syria

Car bomb kills 14 in northern Syria

A car bomb killed 14 people, nine of them civilians, on Saturday in the Turkish-controlled town of Al-Bab in northern Syria, a war monitor said.

Death toll from Afghanistan bomb attack rises to 39

Death toll from Afghanistan bomb attack rises to 39

The death toll from a massive bomb attack which flattened a hospital in southern Afghanistan earlier this week has risen to at least 39, officials said Friday.

Bomb attacks kill four policemen in northern Iraq

Bomb attacks kill four policemen in northern Iraq

At least four policemen were killed and 11 wounded by two roadside bombs that targeted police convoys in separate attacks in northern Iraq on Sunday, the service and medical sources said.

Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghan girls' school: officials

Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghan girls' school: officials

A boy was killed and four others wounded in a double bombing outside a girls' school in restive eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, officials and witnesses said, in the latest violence to hit the country.

4 security members, 3 militants killed in Jordan shootout

4 security members, 3 militants killed in Jordan shootout

In a huge security operation, Jordanian forces laid siege to the building in a residential part of Salt on Saturday night in a search for those responsible for a bomb attack on Friday on a police van.

Bomb attack on mosque in Afghanistan slammed

Bomb attack on mosque in Afghanistan slammed

Qatar has condemned the bombing of a mosque in eastern Afghanistan's province of Khost on Sunday, which caused several deaths and injured worshippers.

15 militants killed in Timbuktu attack, says France

15 militants killed in Timbuktu attack, says France

Around 15 militants have been killed in an attack on a United Nations base in northern Mali's historic city of Timbuktu, the French military told AFP on Sunday.

Indian politician killed in bomb attack ahead of polls

Indian politician killed in bomb attack ahead of polls

Four people including a candidate in upcoming state elections have been killed by a bomb while travelling in a restive northeast region of India, police said Monday.

Israeli fire kills 2 in Gaza after blast wounds soldiers

Israeli fire kills 2 in Gaza after blast wounds soldiers

Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire, Gaza medical sources said on Sunday, after four soldiers were wounded in an apparent bomb attack on the border with the Palestinian enclave.

Hezbollah accuses Israel of Sidon bombing

Hezbollah accuses Israel of Sidon bombing

The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah on Friday accused Israel of a bomb attack that wounded a member of the Palestinian group Hamas in the Lebanese city of Sidon, calling it an act of aggression.

German police arrest Syrian suspected of planning attack

German police arrest Syrian suspected of planning attack

German police Tuesday arrested a 19-year-old Syrian man suspected of planning a bomb attack in the country, anti-terrorist prosecutors said.