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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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18 April , a suicide bombing outside a bank in Jalalabad in Afghanistan killed 33 and injuring 100 people
Earlier in the week, around 14 suspects were questioned over the planned suicide bombing near the palace in Jakarta, as well as a suspected terrorist threat that was reportedly planned on Java island, Aljazeera reported. 
Islamic State, which claimed responsibility in an online statement, also claimed a suicide bombing last Friday that killed 26 people at an amateur soccer game in Iskandariya, south of Baghdad.
But it didn't apologize for a double suicide bombing at the Iranian embassy in Beirut November 19.
Obviously this is their way of life (or death) so do the Western world, British and American governments really believe that their intervention, sacrificing the lives of our military will have any effect whatsoever on the mutual hatred that these people hold for each other and their determination to carry out these devastating suicide bombings? Alan Hartley, Staverton Close, Coventry.
Pakistan's Taliban militants, who are close to al Qaeda, often carry out suicide bombings as part of a campaign designed to topple the US-backed government.
ANKARA, Jul 30, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey condemned suicide bombings that were staged in Uruzgan province of Afghanistan on Thursday, a statement by the Turkish Foreign Ministry said.
In an analysis of public opinion data from six predominantly Muslim countries that have experienced suicide bombings, M.
Since the 9/11 attacks suicide bombings have become a staple of daily news, although the practice dates back at least two decades.
Although there was no immediate claim of responsibility, Taliban and al-Qaeda-linked extremists have carried out a two-year campaign of suicide bombings and commando raids that have killed 2,250 people.
The Suicide Terrorism Database in Flinders University in Australia, the most comprehensive in the world, holds information on suicide bombings in Iraq, Palestine-Israel, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, which together accounted for 90 per cent of all suicide attacks between 1981 and 2006.
We examine the effect of educational attainment and income on support for suicide bombing among Muslim publics in six predominantly Muslim countries that have experienced suicide bombings: Indonesia, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Pakistan, and Turkey.