Female suicide bombers killed in failed attack in Borno State

Two female suicide bombers were on Saturday morning killed when Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) strapped on their bodies exploded near a targetted mosque in Juddumuri village of Polo General Area of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Five people sustained various degree of injuries in the attack and were rushed to a hospital for treatment. The… Read More Female suicide bombers killed in failed attack in Borno State

At least 19 dead, 48 injured as suicide bomber targets Shiite gathering in Baghdad

At least 19 people were killed and 48 others injured on Saturday when a suicide bomber driving a car attacked a group of Shi’ite Muslim pilgrims in a southeastern suburb of Baghdad, Iraqi police sources said. A second explosion near a Shi’ite militia checkpoint in the capital’s Dora district killed two and wounded three others,… Read More At least 19 dead, 48 injured as suicide bomber targets Shiite gathering in Baghdad

Three dead, dozens injured as suicide bomb attack rocks central Baghdad

A suicide bomber blew himself up on Tuesday morning in central Baghdad, killing three people and injuring 27, a police spokesman said. The blast happened near a gathering of workers in Tayaran Square, about a kilometer (mile) from a sit-in held by supporters of influential Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr to demand political reforms. No organization… Read More Three dead, dozens injured as suicide bomb attack rocks central Baghdad

Suicide attack in Pakistan kills at least 67

A suicide bomb attack in the eastern Pakistan city of Lahore killed at least 67 people, a local government spokesman said. A splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on Easter Sunday, saying it intentionally targeted Christians. The Pakistan Taliban splinter group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar told local and Western media it… Read More Suicide attack in Pakistan kills at least 67