Twin bomb blasts kill 57 at market in northwestern Pakistan

PARACHINAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Two suicide bombers blew themselves up Friday at a busy market in northwestern Pakistan, killing at least 57 people and injuring more than 180 others, officials said on Saturday, making it the country's deadliest [...]

Suicide bomber on donkey kills 8, including 3 Americans, in Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Three American service members were among eight people killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber riding a donkey attacked Afghan and coalition forces in eastern Afghanistan, U.S. and Afghan officials said on Wednesday. [...]

Suicide bomber targets northern Pakistan mosque, at least 13 killed

PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least thirteen people were killed during a suicide attack targeting a mosque in northern Pakistan, officials said Friday. Several worshippers were gathered at a mosque in the Gulshan Colony area of Peshawar, [...]

Afghan MP survives suicide attack, at least 3 killed

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- An Afghan Member of Parliament on Tuesday morning escaped a suicide attack that killed at least three others, local media reported. Afghan lawmaker Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq was crossing the Pul-e-Surkh area in [...]

54 dead, 149 wounded in latest wave of attacks across Iraq

BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- At least 54 people were killed and nearly 150 others were wounded in a series of attacks targeting mainly Shi'ite Muslim areas across Iraq on Sunday, further intensifying fears that widespread sectarian strife will [...]

At least 14 killed in double suicide attack in Damascus

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BNO NEWS) -- A double suicide attack killed at least fourteen people in the Syrian capital, local media reported on Monday. The suicide bombers detonated their explosives in al-Marjeh Square located in a busy commercial district [...]

Afghanistan: Suicide bomber attacks Supreme Court killing at least 17

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber attacked government offices in the Afghan capital, killing at least seventeen people, local authorities said Tuesday. Suspected Taliban militants targeted the Supreme Court in Kabul, the Afghan [...]

Truck bombing kills 7 Georgian soldiers in Afghanistan

NAWZAD, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Seven Georgian troops were killed Thursday and nine others were wounded when a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden truck outside a military base in southern Afghanistan, military officials said on Friday. [...]

Three children among 4 killed in western Afghanistan roadside bomb

FARAH CITY, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Three children were among the four killed during Tuesday's roadside bomb attack in western Afghanistan, local authorities said. A couple and their three children on board a civilian vehicle were traveling [...]

Two American soldiers, 10 children killed in southeastern Afghan suicide attack

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber killed ten children and two American soldiers in southeastern Afghanistan, officials said Monday. The attack took place on Monday at noon in front of a school in the Chamkani district bazaar, [...]