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Double suicide attack kills 3 in northeast Nigeria

Double suicide attack kills 3 in northeast Nigeria

Two female suicide bombers killed three civilians and wounded eight in a suspected Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria, emergency services said Wednesday.

Taliban suicide bomber, gunmen attack police headquarters in northern Afghanistan

Taliban suicide bomber, gunmen attack police headquarters in northern Afghanistan

A Taliban fighter driving a Humvee packed with explosives blew himself up outside a police headquarters in the northern Afghan city of Pul-e-Khumri and other fighters opened fire on security forces there

Iran vows revenge on 'mercenaries' behind suicide attack

Iran vows revenge on 'mercenaries' behind suicide attack

President Hassan Rouhani vowed revenge on Thursday against the "mercenary group" behind a suicide bombing which killed 27 troops in southeastern Iran and accused the US and Israel of supporting "terrorism".

At least nine Afghan soldiers killed in suicide attack on mosque

At least nine Afghan soldiers killed in suicide attack on mosque

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a packed mosque on an Afghan army base during Friday prayers, killing at least nine soldiers, officials said, in the latest bloody violence to rock the war-torn country.

Suicide bomber kills 3 near election office in Afghanistan

Suicide bomber kills 3 near election office in Afghanistan

A suicide attacker killed at least three people on Saturday by detonating explosives near the office of Afghanistan's election commission in the eastern city of Jalalabad, where dozens of protesters had gathered, an official said.

Two Chinese among five wounded in SW Pakistan suicide attack

Two Chinese among five wounded in SW Pakistan suicide attack

A suicide attack on Saturday in Southwest Pakistan targeted a bus carrying Chinese engineers, wounding at least five people including two Chinese nationals, officials said.

Russia jails IS-linked teen for St Petersburg cathedral bomb plot

Russia jails IS-linked teen for St Petersburg cathedral bomb plot

A Russian court on Thursday jailed a teenaged supporter of the Islamic State jihadist group over a plot to carry out a suicide attack at Saint Petersburg's Kazan cathedral.

Suicide blast kills 30 in Quetta as Pakistan votes

Suicide blast kills 30 in Quetta as Pakistan votes

At least 28 people were killed and 35 wounded in a suicide attack on a polling station in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, as millions voted in a nationwide election on Wednesday.

Kabul suicide attack death toll rises to 23

Kabul suicide attack death toll rises to 23

The health ministry warned the latest toll, which initially had been 14 dead and 60 wounded, could change.

Boko Haram raid kills five in Nigeria: residents

Boko Haram raid kills five in Nigeria: residents

At least five people were killed and six others injured in a night-time Boko Haram raid and suicide attack on a village in northeastern Nigeria, residents told AFP on Saturday.

Libya election commission suicide attack toll rises to 14

Libya election commission suicide attack toll rises to 14

Libya's health ministry said on Thursday that the death toll from the suicide attack against the headquarters of the electoral commission in Tripoli a day earlier had risen to 14.

Suicide militants storm HQ of Libya's election commission, 12 dead

Suicide militants storm HQ of Libya's election commission, 12 dead

A group of militants including suicide bombers stormed the head offices of Libya's electoral commission in Tripoli on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people and setting fire to the building, officials said.