suicide mission

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Noun1.suicide mission - killing or injuring others while annihilating yourselfsuicide mission - killing or injuring others while annihilating yourself; usually accomplished with a bomb
mission, charge, commission - a special assignment that is given to a person or group; "a confidential mission to London"; "his charge was deliver a message"
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The revelations came as investigators continue to probe whether Shah, 53, carried out a planned suicide mission.
Srinagar, Oct 23 (ANI): The three men killed in a gunfight in Kashmir were on a suicide mission to attack Indian military bases, a militant group has revealed, adding that three others escaped from the region.
Three years before carrying out his deadly suicide mission, Asif Mohammed Hanif was a "well-liked and respected pupil" at a west London college.
The tape, found in a house in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, reportedly shows him telling a dinner guest how he listened to the radio for news of the attacks - and laughing about how some ofthe hijackers did not know they were on a suicide mission.
AN Israeli military helicopter yesterday shot down an Arab aircraft on a suicide mission.
WITH a sub-machine gun slung over one shoulder and his eyes darting over the other, Lee Marvin leads a squad of convicted rapists and murderers on a suicide mission deep in the heart of Hitler's Germany.
In one of its first operations, five two-men teams each paddling a cockle - or collapsible canoe - were sent on what was, in essence, a suicide mission.
Hamed's huge heart and venomous punching clinched a sensational fourth-round win - but his trainer- manager Brendan Ingle claimed afterwards the Sheffield showman had been on a suicide mission.
A SUICIDE mission to kill the Sinn Fein leadership was foiled when gardai arrested a British soldier, the Smithwick tribunal heard yesterday.