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Afghanistan Suicide Bombing

Dozens Killed In Afghanistan Violence As Foreign Troops Prepare To Leave

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2014 | World

By Hamid Shalizi and Mirwais Harooni KABUL, Dec 13 (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban killed a Supreme Court official, a doze...

Afghan Officials Say Suicide Bomber Kills 'At Least 45' At Volleyball Tournament

AP | Posted 11.23.2014 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say that a suicide bomber has killed "at least 45" people in an attack on a volleyball tournament in the ...

Suicide Bombers Attack Buses Carrying Afghan Army Troops, Killing 7

Posted 10.01.2014 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two suicide bombers in the Afghan capital targeted two buses carrying Afghan army troops on Wednesday, killing seven and w...

Civilians Killed In Suicide Attack Targeting NATO Convoy

AP | MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 11.14.2013 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — An official says a suicide car bomber apparently aiming to hit a NATO-Afghan convoy near the southern city of Kandahar b...

Afghan Suicide Bomber Kills 8 Leaving Mosque

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 10.30.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber attacked people leaving a memorial service at a mosque in northern Afghanistan on Friday, killing a distri...

Suicide Bomber Kills 12 In Police Dining Hall

AP | By DAVID RISING and MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber sneaked into a police dining hall in central Afghanistan at lunchtime Friday and blew himself up, killing...

Suicide Bomber Kills 9 Schoolchildren In Afghanistan

AP | KAY JOHNSON | Posted 08.03.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber targeting U.S. troops outside an Afghan government office killed nine children walking home from school an...

Afghan Suicide Bomber Misses NATO Convoy, Kills 5 Civilians

AP | Posted 01.25.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Afghan police say a suicide car bomber has killed five civilians and wounded another 25 in a botched attempt to hit a convoy of ...

Suicide Blast Take Out Unlikely Victim In Afghanistan

Reuters | Posted 02.24.2013 | World

By Michael Georgy KABUL, Dec 26 (Reuters) - When a Taliban suicide bomber killed two people on the edge of the Afghan capital this mon...

Suicide Bomber Attacks Afghan-U.S. Base

Reuters | Posted 12.16.2012 | World

KHOST, Afghanistan, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a joint Afghan-U.S. base in the country's east on We...

Suicide Bomber Kills 14 In Afghanistan

AP | HEIDI VOGT | Posted 11.30.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber rammed a motorcycle packed with explosives into a joint U.S.-Afghan patrol on Monday, killing 14 ...

Suicide Bombing Kills 12 In Afghanistan

Reuters | Hamid Shalizi and Mirwais Harooni | Posted 11.17.2012 | World

KABUL, Sept 18 (Reuters) - A suicide attack on a minibus in the Afghan capital killed 12 people on Tuesday, including seven foreigners, and the Hezb...

Afghanistan Suicide Bombers Kill At Least 20

AP | By DEB RIECHMANN and AMIR SHAH | Posted 10.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Suicide bombers launched multiple attacks in a remote corner of southwestern Afghanistan near the Iranian border Tuesday, ...

Suicide Bombers Hit Afghan Government Compound

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 08.29.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Suicide bombers blew themselves up at the gate of a government compound in eastern Afghanistan before dawn Friday, opening ...

Bomber Kills 20 Civilians Near NATO Base In Afghanistan

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, June 6 (Reuters) - A pair of suicide bombers struck outside NATO's biggest base in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing...

Suicide Bomber Strikes Afghan Funeral, Killing 19

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 02.24.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber blew himself up Sunday just after a funeral in northern Afghanistan, killing 19 people, including a member...

Afghanistan Suicide Blast Splinters Relations With Pakistan

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 02.08.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber struck a Sunni mosque Friday in northeastern Afghanistan, killing four people, just days after a deadly at...

2 British Civilians Reportedly Killed In Afghanistan Suicide Bombing

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 12.30.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The weekend suicide bombing of a NATO convoy that killed 17 people in Kabul adds urgency to the U.S.-led coalition's work t...

Suicide Bomber Hits Intercontinental Hotel In Afghanistan's Capital

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ and DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 08.28.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan President Hamid Karzai vowed Wednesday that his army and police would be ready to take over from foreign forces as p...

Kabul Suicide Bombing Kills At Least Eight

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — A suicide car bomber struck Tuesday near the home of a former Afghan vice president and a hotel frequented by Westerners, killing at lea...

Suicide Bomber Attacks Kabul Airport Base (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL: A suicide car bomb outside a NATO military base at Kabul's main airport killed at least three civilians on Tuesday, in the worst attack on the ...

Afghan double suicide attack kills 7, wounds 20

AP | NOOR KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — A double suicide bomb attack killed seven people and wounded 20 in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, an official said. The...