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Iraq Rocked By Another Suicide Attack

By   /  February 5, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

Another violent attack in Iraq has left 27 people dead. According to reports, a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb during the pilgrimage of Shiite Muslims to a holy city to the south of Baghdad. Attackers planned the attack during the busiest part of the day as the roads were congested with people trying to […]

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Female Suicide Bomber Targets Pilgrims in North-east Baghdad

By   /  February 1, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

A female suicide bomber detonated a set of explosives hidden under her garments killing at least 40 and injuring more than 100 civilians. The bomber targeted a group of Shia pilgrims who were making the journey to Karbala from Baghdad to celebrate the annual festival of Arbaeen which culminates the end of a 40-day morning […]

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Christmas Day Bomber Charged

By   /  January 7, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the Nigerian national who tried to detonate a bomb aboard a U.S. bound flight to Detroit on Christmas Day has been indicted by a grand jury. Attorney General Eric Holder stated that “this investigation is fast-paced, global and ongoing, and it has already yielded valuable intelligence that we will follow wherever it […]

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Pakistani Taliban responsible for Suicide Bombing of Mosque

By   /  December 5, 2009  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

The Pakistani Taliban sent an email claiming responsibility for Friday’s suicide bombing of a Rawapindi mosque. On Friday afternoon, four suicide bombers entered a mosque and discharged gunfire and grenades at the attending worshippers in the city of Rawalpindi, a well-known military base for the Pakistani army.  According to the Washington Post, “40 people were killed […]

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Blast Kills Seven, Injures 35 in Peshawar

By   /  November 13, 2009  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

A suicide car-bomber hit Pakistan’s intelligence agency in the northwestern province of Peshawar, killing at least seven people and injuring 35. According to the head of the local government, most of the victims were civilians. A separate blast at a police station injured at least ten people in the town of Bannu. The attacks come amidst […]

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