Tag: Suicide

Triple suicide attack kills 27 on Lake Chad island

Posted December 06, 2015 06:39:36 A triple suicide bombing on an island in Lake Chad has killed at least 27 men and women and left more than 80 wounded, a Chadian security source says. It was one more apparent strike by Boko Haram Islamists in spite of a regional offensive to cease the insurgency. “Three…


Suicide prevention foundation provides wellness checks for tradies

Posted December 04, 2015 20:01:21 A suicide prevention organisation established in Canberra 13 years ago right after the deaths of 3 young constructing business apprentices is now assisting guys on worksites across the country, from the Pilbara to Wollongong. The non-profit OzHelp Foundation provides workplace health checks and instruction in traditionally male industries such as…


Boko Haram claims suicide attack on Shiite Muslims in Nigeria

Posted November 29, 2015 01:13:31 Boko Haram has claimed duty for a suicide bombing on a Shiite Muslim procession close to the northern Nigerian city of Kano that killed 22 folks. The hardline Islamist group mentioned in a statement in Arabic on social media its bomber “detonated his explosives which led to the death” of…


‘Suicide belt’ dumped on Paris street

Image copyright AFP Image caption The suspected explosives belt was discovered in a dustbin in the Montrouge district French police are examining what seems to be a suicide bomb belt dumped on a Paris street, 10 days soon after the attacks that killed 130 people. It is said to resemble belts employed by the attackers…


Suicide Attack Kills at Least 10 in Cameroon

YAOUNDÃ?, Cameroon â?? Four civilians have been killed in northern Cameroon on Saturday in a suicide bomb assault by militants suspected of belonging Boko Haram. Three female attackers and one particular man blew themselves up in the attack, safety officials mentioned. The attack on the village of Nigue was the latest of numerous Boko Haram…