Tag: suicide attacks
Norman Lasuca has been identified as a Filipino bomber behind the country's first suicide attacks.
A national day of mourning was declared in Sri Lanka today to pay tribute to nearly 300 people killed during Sunday's suicide attacks.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said the conditional ceasefire will start tomorrow and it will continue as long as the Taliban preserves and respects it.
Despite pro-government forces ousting IS from urban centres in eastern Syria last year, surprise raids in recent months have killed dozens of regime and allied fighters.
The blasts happened shortly after 1pm local time in Mubi.
The lack of an in-country leadership able to carefully select and groom recruits, provide training, centralize bomb making and prepare attackers psychologically meant that many of its operations were ineffective.