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# car-bomb - Friday 4 January, 2013

Car bomb in Syria kills at least 11 people
# Syria
# Syria

Car bomb in Syria kills at least 11 people

Jan 4th 2013, 10:31 AM 1,813 Views 11 Comments

Over 160 people died in violence across the country yesterday, including 72 civilians.

# car-bomb - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure
# Justice
# Justice

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure

Dec 5th 2012, 12:42 PM 3,475 Views 6 Comments

The 40th anniversary of car bombings in Dublin which killed three busmen and injured 127 people hears how relatives of the dead still waiting for justice.

# car-bomb - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Fifteen killed in Syria car bombing
# Syria
# Syria

Fifteen killed in Syria car bombing

Dec 2nd 2012, 5:27 PM 2,518 Views 9 Comments

Straight after the attack, hundreds of people began to protest against President Bashar al-Assad, according to activists, as some blamed the regime for the attack.

# car-bomb - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34
# Syria
# Syria

Car bombs rip through Damascus killing 34

Nov 28th 2012, 5:30 PM 2,188 Views 4 Comments

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for today’s suicide bombings.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Syrian regime launches nationwide airstrikes
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian regime launches nationwide airstrikes

Oct 30th 2012, 9:20 AM 2,526 Views 10 Comments

The death toll for what was supposed to be a four-day ceasefire exceeded 500.

# car-bomb - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Man arrested over plot to blow up Federal Reserve in New York
# Attack
# Attack

Man arrested over plot to blow up Federal Reserve in New York

Oct 17th 2012, 11:00 PM 9,759 Views 61 Comments

The man believed he was about to detonate a car bomb outside the Federal Reserve – but the FBI had been closely watching him for some time and foiled the attack.

# car-bomb - Monday 20 August, 2012

Car bomb kills eight in Turkey
# Turkey
# Turkey

Car bomb kills eight in Turkey

Aug 20th 2012, 9:39 PM 3,072 Views 0 Comments

50 others were wounded in the blast, which hit the city of Gaziantap.

# car-bomb - Saturday 18 August, 2012

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Aug 18th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,068 Views 8 Comments

Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.

# car-bomb - Friday 17 August, 2012

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report
# Utoya
# Utoya

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report

Aug 17th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,827 Views 8 Comments

A major report this week found that Norwegian authorities could have stopped Anders Behring Breivik.

# car-bomb - Monday 13 August, 2012

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'
# Norway
# Norway

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'

Aug 13th 2012, 6:29 PM 3,839 Views 3 Comments

Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks
# Norway
# Norway

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Aug 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,373 Views 14 Comments

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Baghdad: 14 killed as car bombs explode within minutes
# Iraq
# Iraq

Baghdad: 14 killed as car bombs explode within minutes

Jul 31st 2012, 1:58 PM 1,132 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, media group reports shooting dead of TV presenter in Mosul.

# car-bomb - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Dozens killed as twin explosions strike Syrian capital
# Syria
# Syria

Dozens killed as twin explosions strike Syrian capital

Mar 17th 2012, 3:00 PM 1,501 Views 5 Comments

State news agency SANA says that car bombs appear to have been involved in the attacks which killed several people this morning.

# car-bomb - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Yemen: 25 dead after car bomb goes off outside presidential compound
# Yemen
# Yemen

Yemen: 25 dead after car bomb goes off outside presidential compound

Feb 25th 2012, 2:25 PM 616 Views 0 Comments

The blast came as Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi was sworn in as president to replace longtime leader Ali Abdullah Saleh, following an election aimed at ending over a year of political turmoil.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Man charged in connection with Derry courthouse car bomb
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man charged in connection with Derry courthouse car bomb

Feb 14th 2012, 10:08 AM 661 Views 0 Comments

The 49-year-old has been charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life or property.

# car-bomb - Monday 13 February, 2012

Israeli diplomat's car bombed in India
# India
# India

Israeli diplomat's car bombed in India

Feb 13th 2012, 12:33 PM 1,157 Views 31 Comments

The explosion took place in New Delhi today, with one person reported injured.

# car-bomb - Monday 6 February, 2012

Norway attacks accused Anders Behring Breivik says he 'deserves a medal'
# Norway
# Norway

Norway attacks accused Anders Behring Breivik says he 'deserves a medal'

Feb 6th 2012, 5:38 PM 6,688 Views 24 Comments

Seventy-seven people were killed in the Oslo bombing and Utoya island gun attack in July 2011.

# car-bomb - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Seven killed in Afghan car bomb attack
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Seven killed in Afghan car bomb attack

Feb 5th 2012, 12:33 PM 724 Views 1 Comment

The bomb exploded by a police building in Kandahar, killing five officers and two civilians.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

11 killed in Baghdad double bombing
# Iraq
# Iraq

11 killed in Baghdad double bombing

Jan 24th 2012, 8:29 AM 388 Views 0 Comments

Two car bombs exploded in the Iraqi capital today as post-US withdrawal violence surges.

# car-bomb - Monday 9 January, 2012

Car bombs kill 16 in Iraqi capital
# Iraq
# Iraq

Car bombs kill 16 in Iraqi capital

Jan 9th 2012, 7:06 PM 1,062 Views 5 Comments

The latest bout of sectarian violence to hit Baghdad has left sixteen people dead: more than 90 people, most Shiite Muslims, have been killed in less than one week.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Car bomb hits Somali capital Mogadishu
# Somalia
# Somalia

Car bomb hits Somali capital Mogadishu

Oct 18th 2011, 3:24 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

This is the second bombing in Mogadishu in the past month. People have been leaving the city in droves (pictured) in recent weeks.

# car-bomb - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Nigeria says man with al-Qaeda links masterminded UN bomb attack

Aug 31st 2011, 9:12 PM 100 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-three people were killed in the attack on the UN’s headquarters in the Nigerian capital Abuja last week.

Suicide car bomber targets worshippers in Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Suicide car bomber targets worshippers in Pakistan

Aug 31st 2011, 8:19 AM 110 Views 0 Comments

The attack came at the beginning of the Islamic holiday Eid al-Fitr.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Five arrested in PC Ronan Kerr murder inquiry
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Five arrested in PC Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

Jul 26th 2011, 8:43 AM 232 Views 4 Comments

PSNI say a “major search and arrest operation” is underway.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Twin bomb attacks kills 35 people north of Baghdad
# Iraq
# Iraq

Twin bomb attacks kills 35 people north of Baghdad

Jul 5th 2011, 2:43 PM 67 Views 0 Comments

As Iraq debates whether to ask the United States to keep some American troops here past their year-end withdrawal deadline, twin bomb attacks kill at least 35 people.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Ronan Kerr's family criticise his killers for attacking an 'Irish patriot'
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Ronan Kerr's family criticise his killers for attacking an 'Irish patriot'

May 24th 2011, 4:38 PM 442 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI officer had completed his training three months before republican dissidents killed him at his home in Omagh using a bomb planted beneath his car.

# car-bomb - Monday 23 May, 2011

Inquiry into the death of Rosemary Nelson finds no evidence of collusion, but some failings by state agencies
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Inquiry into the death of Rosemary Nelson finds no evidence of collusion, but some failings by state agencies

May 23rd 2011, 5:43 PM 408 Views 0 Comments

A 700 page report into the murder of the prominent solicitor, who represented many high profile republicans, has been published. It has found that the RUC failed to adequately protect her.

Findings of inquiry into Rosemary Nelson murder to be published
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Findings of inquiry into Rosemary Nelson murder to be published

May 23rd 2011, 7:41 AM 260 Views 0 Comments

Nelson, a prominent solicitor who represented leading republicans, died in March 1999 after a bomb exploded under her car near her home in Lurgan in Co Armagh.

# car-bomb - Friday 20 May, 2011

Terror plan for Kildare thwarted by gardaí
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Terror plan for Kildare thwarted by gardaí

May 20th 2011, 9:08 AM 671 Views 0 Comments

Three men arrested in Kildare yesterday are believed to be IRA supporters who had planned a hoax car bomb to disrupt the Queen’s visit, while 12 people arrested in Dublin last night have been charged and released.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Woman held over Ronan Kerr murder
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Woman held over Ronan Kerr murder

May 10th 2011, 2:27 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

A 36-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the murder of PSNI officer Ronan Kerr; she is currently being questioned in Antrim Police Station.

# car-bomb - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Suicide bomber kills 20 policemen in central Iraq
# Iraq
# Iraq

Suicide bomber kills 20 policemen in central Iraq

May 5th 2011, 4:45 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

Tensions are high in Iraq following the death of Osama bin Laden, with many anticipating a show of strength by al-Qaeda’s branch in the country. Today’s incident is the second significant attack in Iraq since Bin Laden was killed.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Two men released without charge in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry
Live Apr 19th 2011, 5:50 PM

Two men released without charge in Ronan Kerr murder inquiry

# car-bomb - Friday 15 April, 2011

Single bombmaker suspected in Ronan Kerr murder
Live Apr 15th 2011, 11:35 AM

Single bombmaker suspected in Ronan Kerr murder

# car-bomb - Thursday 7 April, 2011

# car-bomb - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

# car-bomb - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Crime-fighting charity offers £50k reward for info on Ronan Kerr killers
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

Crime-fighting charity offers £50k reward for info on Ronan Kerr killers

Apr 5th 2011, 3:41 PM 504 Views 0 Comments

Crimestoppers UK is looking for “crucial” information that might lead to conviction of those behind Saturday’s Omagh car bombing.

More details emerge about death of young PSNI constable Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr
# Ronan Kerr

More details emerge about death of young PSNI constable Ronan Kerr

Apr 5th 2011, 12:01 PM 1,042 Views 0 Comments

Constable Ronan Kerr’s grandfather told the Irish News that Ronan’s mother worried every day after he joined the PSNI.

# car-bomb - Monday 4 April, 2011

Investigation into death of PSNI officer in Omagh car bomb continues as mother condemns attack
# Omagh
# Omagh

Investigation into death of PSNI officer in Omagh car bomb continues as mother condemns attack

Apr 4th 2011, 9:15 AM 427 Views 0 Comments

Political leaders in the North will be updated on the investigation today. The bomb may have contained Semtex from Libya, according to one report.

# car-bomb - Thursday 25 November, 2010

17 killed in Yemen car bomb attack
# Yemen
# Yemen

17 killed in Yemen car bomb attack

Nov 25th 2010, 12:23 PM 223 Views 0 Comments

Rebels claim that US and Israeli forces are stirring up ethnic and sectarian divisions within the country.

# car-bomb - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Car bomb explodes in Derry
# Derry Blast
# Derry Blast

Car bomb explodes in Derry

Oct 5th 2010, 7:37 AM 391 Views 0 Comments

Substantial damage but no injuries caused as homeowners and tourists evacuated.