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Baghdad blasts: At least 32 killed, 110 injured; twin suicide bombings deadliest attack in Iraq since 2018
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Baghdad blasts: At least 32 killed, 110 injured; twin suicide bombings deadliest attack in Iraq since 2018

No one immediately took responsibility for the attack, but Iraq has seen assaults perpetrated by both the Islamic State group and other militia groups in recent months

Suicide bomber strikes outside Kabul prison, kills seven people including prison workers and security personnel
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Suicide bomber strikes outside Kabul prison, kills seven people including prison workers and security personnel

Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish says the attacker early on Wednesday targeted a bus carrying prison workers outside the Kabul prison. The sprawling Pul-e-Charkhi prison houses hundreds of inmates, including scores of Taliban.

Indonesia blasts: Six dead, over 35 injured as suicide bombers attack three churches in Surabaya city
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Indonesia blasts: Six dead, over 35 injured as suicide bombers attack three churches in Surabaya city

Suicide bombers attacked three churches in Indonesia’s second-largest city of Surabaya, killing at least six people and wounding more than 35 others

Suicide attack on foreign military convoy in Afghanistan's Kandahar kills 11 children, injures 19
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Suicide attack on foreign military convoy in Afghanistan's Kandahar kills 11 children, injures 19

A suicide attack on a foreign military convoy in southern Afghanistan on Monday killed at least 11 children who were nearby, officials said, amid a spate of attacks across the war-torn country.

Twin suicide blasts in Afghanistan's Kabul leave 30 dead, including 9 journalists, 45 injured; Islamic State claims responsibility
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Twin suicide blasts in Afghanistan's Kabul leave 30 dead, including 9 journalists, 45 injured; Islamic State claims responsibility

At least seven people were killed in two suicide bomb attacks in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul on Monday morning, officials said.

Suicide attack in Kabul kills 57, injures 119; blast leads to growing concerns on security in lead-up to elections
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Suicide attack in Kabul kills 57, injures 119; blast leads to growing concerns on security in lead-up to elections

An Islamic State suicide bomber killed at least 48 people including women and children and wounded 112 outside a voter registration centre in Kabul.

12 killed, 14 injured after suicide bomber blows himself up at funeral in Afghanistan
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12 killed, 14 injured after suicide bomber blows himself up at funeral in Afghanistan

At least 12 people were killed and 14 others wounded when a suicide attacker blew himself up at a funeral in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday.

Kabul: Suicide bomb near cricket stadium in Afghan capital kills at least two; all players safe
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Kabul: Suicide bomb near cricket stadium in Afghan capital kills at least two; all players safe

A suicide bomber blew himself up at a checkpoint near a cricket stadium in the Afghan capital Kabul as a match was under way, killing at least two people, officials said.

Syria: Car bombs, suicide attack kill atleast 8 in Damascus
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Syria: Car bombs, suicide attack kill atleast 8 in Damascus

A series of car bomb explosions, including a suicide attacker who blew himself up after being surrounded by security forces, rocked the Syrian capital on Sunday, killing at least eight people and wounding a dozen more, state TV reported.

Jakarta blasts: Three policemen die in suspected suicide bombings
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Jakarta blasts: Three policemen die in suspected suicide bombings

Two suspected suicide bombings near a bus terminal in Indonesia's capital killed three policemen and injured ten other people, including five officers, police said.

Iraq: 25 killed in suicide bombings claimed by Islamic State
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Iraq: 25 killed in suicide bombings claimed by Islamic State

Suicide bombings claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least 25 people and wounded more than 50 in two cities north of Baghdad on Sunday, officials said.

Baghdad bombings: Death toll rises to 69 as militants attack multiple areas
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Baghdad bombings: Death toll rises to 69 as militants attack multiple areas

Islamic State claimed responsibility only for the deadliest bombing of the day, which took place in Baghdad's northeastern Shaab neighbourhood.

Seven killed as Taliban suicide bomber in Kabul targets Afghan TV channel employees
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Seven killed as Taliban suicide bomber in Kabul targets Afghan TV channel employees

A suicide car bomber targeted a minibus carrying journalists working for a private Afghanistan television channel on Wednesday, killing seven employees during evening rush hour close to the national parliament in Kabul.

Two male suicide bombers behind Ankara blasts, says Turkish PM as death toll rises to 97
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Two male suicide bombers behind Ankara blasts, says Turkish PM as death toll rises to 97

Two male suicide bombers carried out the devastating twin bombings this weekend in Ankara, the office of the Turkish prime minister said on Sunday.

'Erdogan murderer! government resign!' yell protesters as Turkey mourns deadliest attack
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'Erdogan murderer! government resign!' yell protesters as Turkey mourns deadliest attack

Thousands of mourners filled the streets of Ankara Sunday and vented their anger at President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after 97 people were killed in the country's worst-ever terror attack.

Kuwait says Shia mosque suicide bomber was Saudi national, driver detained
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Kuwait says Shia mosque suicide bomber was Saudi national, driver detained

Police have arrested a number of people, among them a Kuwaiti citizen, suspected of being behind a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque that killed 27 people, Kuwait's Interior Ministry said early Sunday.

Suicide bomber injures 4 at Nigerian teaching college
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Suicide bomber injures 4 at Nigerian teaching college

A female suicide bomber injured four people at a teachers' college in northwest Nigeria on Wednesday, while the US hit back at allegations it has not done enough to tackle Boko Haram militants.

Afghanistan: 3 foreign nationals killed in suicide bomb attack
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Afghanistan: 3 foreign nationals killed in suicide bomb attack

At least three foreign engineers were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan today, official sources said.

Suicide bombing in China, 1 dead
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Suicide bombing in China, 1 dead

A suicide bomber ran into a meeting of a local Communist party with explosives strapped to his body, killing himself and one other person, reported a news agency.

Pakistan church toll climbs to 78, bombers were in police uniform
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Pakistan church toll climbs to 78, bombers were in police uniform

The dead include 34 women and seven children in the attack at the historic 130-year-old white-stone All Saints Church at the Kohati Gate area of the city.