suicide bombing

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Noun1.suicide bombing - a terrorist bombing carried out by someone who does not hope to survive it
bombing - the use of bombs for sabotage; a tactic frequently used by terrorists
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Turkey has faced multiple suicide bombings in the past few months.
SANAA (TAP) - Islamic State (IS) in Yemen claimed responsibility on Tuesday for four suicide bombings that killed 15 people from the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels.
It continued: "The suicide bombings, carried out by Daash, pose a significant threat to Iraq and Syria, and it has been expanded to include Turkey, not to mention the operations carried out in other countries.
Militants from Boko Haram were blamed for suicide bombings on Sunday night at a crowded mosque and an upmarket Muslim restaurant in the central city of Jos, a suicide bombing at an evangelical Christian church in the north-eastern city of Potiskum, and attacks in several north-eastern villages where dozens of churches and about 300 homes were torched.
AT least 23 people have died in two simultaneous suicide bombings in the capital of Chad.
It must be admitted that the idea of suicide bombings is intimidating in itself.
NNA - Lebanese Forces Party Head, Samir Geagea, condemned the suicide bombings that occurred inside Omran Cafe in the area of Jabal Mohsen in Tripoli earlier Saturday evening.
Kano, Shawwal 1, 1435, Jul 28, 2014, SPA -- A woman blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria on Monday, killing three people in one of three suicide bombings by females in Kano in two days, police said.
He condemned suicide bombings as grave crimes, reiterating his stance he said: \"Killing oneself is a grave crime and a grave sin.
It said a "technical fault" affected the second of two February 19 suicide bombings targeting the Iranian cultural center in Beirut, but didn't specify what the fault was.
The study, carried out by the Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center, found that fifteen percent of all suicide bombings in the world took place in Syria in 2013, and noted a surge of similar attacks in Lebanon since the start of 2014, Al-Alam reported.
21 ( ANI ): Six policemen were reportedly killed and 15 others were wounded as a result of two suicide bombings in Iraq's western province of Anbar.