World News | Reuters | Sunday November 15, 2015
French prosecutors said on Saturday that three coordinated teams of gunmen and suicide bombers carried out a wave of attacks across Paris that killed 129 people in what President Francois Hollande called an "act of war" by Islamic State.
World News | Reuters | Friday November 13, 2015
The attack bore all the traits of Islamic State in Iraq. A small unit of militants, armed with Kalashnikov rifles and suicide belts, hit the Tripoli prison just before sunrise.
World News | Reuters | Monday October 26, 2015
A suicide bomber killed seven people, including two police, in an attack on a Shi'ite Muslim procession on Monday in a northern Baghdad neighbourhood, police and medical sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 2, 2015
A Jordanian parliamentarian's son died carrying out a suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State militant group in Iraq this week, Jordanian media said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 28, 2015
A suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group killed two Iraqi generals on Thursday in the key battleground province of Anbar, as the jihadists made gains in neighbouring Syria.
World News | Reuters | Saturday July 18, 2015
More than 100 people were killed in a suicide car bombing at a busy market in an Iraqi town on Friday, in one of the deadliest attacks carried out by Islamic State militants since they overran large parts of the country.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 18, 2015
The toll for a massive suicide car bomb attack carried out by the Islamic State group north of Baghdad rose to 90 dead and 17 missing today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 17, 2015
A suicide bomber wounded two policemen at a checkpoint near a high-security prison in the Saudi capital Riyadh in an attack claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 6, 2015
Iraqi security forces backed by air support used anti-tank missiles to repel Islamic State (IS) group suicide bombers driving explosives-rigged vehicles in Anbar province today, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 2, 2015
The Islamic State (IS) group claimed a suicide attack on an Iraqi police base north of Baghdad that officials said today had killed at least 47 people.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
A suicide attack using an armoured vehicle packed with explosives against an Iraqi police base northwest of Baghdad killed at least 37 people today, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 12, 2015
Islamic State militants on Saturday launched suicide attacks against the Baiji oil refinery, Iraq's largest, a senior army officer said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
The heartbroken father of an Australian schoolboy believed to have died while carrying out a suicide bombing for Islamic State said today that he felt "totally responsible" for failing to see that his son needed help.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 11, 2015
The Islamic State jihadist group launched a coordinated attack on government-held areas of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on today, involving seven almost simultaneous suicide car bombs, police said.
World News | Agece France-Presse | Tuesday March 3, 2015
The Islamic State group said today a US citizen carried out a suicide attack against Iraqi forces involved in an operation to retake the jihadist-held city of Tikrit.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday January 8, 2015
Suicide attacks targeting security checkpoints and Shiite worshippers killed 23 people in Iraq today, officials said.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Suicide bombings and car bombs, including an attack on federal police headquarters, killed 23 people in Iraq on Wednesday, police, military and medical sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
A suicide bomber detonated explosives on Monday outside a Shiite mosque in central Baghdad, killing at least 11 people in the second such attack in the capital in 24 hours, officials said.
World News | Reuters | Sunday October 19, 2014
The Islamic State staged a suicide attack on Iraqi soldiers on Sunday to halt their advance on a key northern city, using a military vehicle to lull the government troops into a false sense of security, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
Car bomb blasts, including a suicide attack, in two Shiite neighbourhoods of Baghdad killed at least 16 people Thursday, police and medical sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 18, 2014
A suicide car bomb attack killed seven people and destroyed a vital bridge Wednesday in Ramadi, the capital of the western province of Anbar where government forces have been battling jihadists.
World News | Reuters | Monday August 25, 2014
A suicide bomb attack in a Shi'ite mosque in Baghdad on Monday killed at least nine people and wounded 21, police and medical sources said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday August 23, 2014
Two suicide bombers in Iraq killed at least 17 people in apparent revenge attacks after an assault on a Sunni mosque deepened sectarian conflict.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
An 18-year-old Australian man was behind a deadly suicide bomb attack in Iraq last week, authorities said on Monday, with Attorney-General George Brandis calling it a "disturbing development".