suicide bomber


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suicide bomber

n
(Military) a terrorist who carries out a bomb attack, knowing that he or she will be killed in the explosion. Also called: homicide bomber
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.suicide bomber - a terrorist who blows himself up in order to kill or injure other people
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
kamikaze - a pilot trained and willing to cause a suicidal crash
terrorist - a radical who employs terror as a political weapon; usually organizes with other terrorists in small cells; often uses religion as a cover for terrorist activities
Translations
sebevražedný atentátník
selvmordsbombe
itsemurhapommittaja
bombaš samoubojica
öngyilkos merénylő
自爆者
자살 폭탄 테러범
självmordsbombare
ผู้วางระเบิดโดยการฆ่าตัวเอง
người đánh bom liều chết

suicide bomber

اِنْتِحارِيّ sebevražedný atentátník selvmordsbombe Selbstmordattentäter βομβιστής-καμικάζι terrorista suicida itsemurhapommittaja kamikaze bombaš samoubojica attentatore suicida 自爆者 자살 폭탄 테러범 zelfmoordcommando selvmordsbomber zamachowiec homem bomba террорист-смертник självmordsbombare ผู้วางระเบิดโดยการฆ่าตัวเอง intihar bombacısı người đánh bom liều chết 自杀式袭击者
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BAGHDAD, Sept 19 (KUNA) -- Five people were injured on Saturday in an attack by a suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt targeting a gas station in Al-Amriyah area west of the capital Baghdad.
According to reports, Aftab Sherpao was going to his home from Omarzai area of Charsadda when his convoy was attacked by a suicide bomber.
PESHAWAR -- The Bomb Disposal Unit (BDU) of Khyber Pakhtunkwa is engage in defusing a suicide jacket which the suicide bomber failed to blow and scores of hand grenade seized from the Imambargah Imamia.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A suicide bomber blew himself up on the second floor of Duroy hotel in Raouche area, Beirut, Lebanon.
Summary: A suicide bomber blew up his vehicle outside a cafe near a Lebanese Army checkpoint in Beirut late Monday, wounding 12 people, security sources said.
The suicide bomber entered Shahibagh Stadium in Peshawar and fired gunshots, prompting security personnel to retaliate.
At least four people have been killed and 17 injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up in central Damascus on Tuesday afternoon, Syrian state television said.
According to a statement issued by the NDS, the suicide bomber was looking to attack a senior government official in capital Kabul.
Beijing, May 24 (Xinhua-ANI): At least four people were killed and several others injured when a suicide bomber hit a mosque in Pakistan's northwest Peshawar city Friday afternoon, local media reported.
Summary: Pakistan: A suicide bomber Saturday struck a police patrol in a town in northwestern Pakistan, .
net that eight of the terrorist sucide elements had used in their attack, which targeted fighters of the Brigade, military uniforms for camouflage and a car bomb exploded by a suicide bomber near the soldiers dormitory, and then the soldiers calshed with the rest of the suicide bombers, who were carrying explosive belts, and killed them in the camp.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- At least 7 people were killed and 15 injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up at a policeman funeral in Ingushetia in Russia's volatile North Caucasus region, a spokesperson of regional emergency ministry said on Sunday.