Suicide Bombing


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Suicide Bombing

An act of war or terrorism in which one explodes a bomb such that it kills oneself and the people in the vicinity. Suicide bombings are usually acts of desperation. The possibility of a suicide bombing is a type of political risk, especially in areas where they are already known to occur.
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At this point we know that an Indian engineer and six policemen have been killed in the suicide bombing," provincial governor Ghulam Dastgir Azad told AFP .
The plea comes after the second suicide bombing attack in Jerusalem in two days which killed seven Israelis.
The mood in Congress toward the Palestinians is even more hostile in the wake of another suicide bombing in Jerusalem last week that claimed the lives of four bystanders and wounded about 170 others.
troops in Iraq last month suffered heavy casualties in a suicide bombing attack on a dining facility, and they continue to face such deadly threats at traffic checkpoints and in crowded public areas.
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Interior ministry spokesman Siddiq Siddiqi confirmed there had been a suicide bombing and that there were casualties, but said there was no further information as yet.
Summary: A man has been arrested in Glasgow in connection with the Stockholm suicide bombing.