bombing

Most common injuries suffered at explosions such as one in Beirut

The experience of being hit by a blast wave following such an explosion can be likened to a man standing at the bottom of the ocean, and being picked up by a wave and thrown in to the air.

What is ammonium nitrate and why is it dangerous?

Some of the world's deadliest industrial accidents were caused by ammonium nitrate explosions.

By REUTERS
05/08/2020
Suicide car bomber hits checkpoint at Somalia's Mogadishu port

The blast shook the ground, said Mohammed Ali, a shopkeeper in the area. At the city's Madina hospital, a nurse, Halima Nur, said it had received five people injured in the blast for treatment.

By REUTERS
04/07/2020
A PAKISTAN ARMY vehicle carrying the long-range surface-to-surface Ghauri missile
Eight soldiers killed in Pakistan's restive Balochistan Province

Deaths occurred Tuesday in two separate assaults near border with Iran, according to military

By ARSHAD MEHMOOD / THE MEDIA LINE
21/05/2020
Bomb blast kills 40 people in northern Syria

In a statement on Twitter, the ministry said the blast occurred in a crowded area in Afrin's center.

By REUTERS
28/04/2020
Why wasn’t Auschwitz bombed, really?

Anderson Harkov's reasoning that it was “because America was not willing to use its ample resources to intervene in a genocide where Americans were not being killed” is an incorrect understanding.

By RICH BROWNSTEIN
03/02/2020
Six wounded after car bomb hits Turkish contractors, police in Somalia

It was not known who carried out the attack but residents and police said al Shabaab fighters had tried to attack Afgoye, about 30 km from Mogadishu, late on Friday and were repulsed.

By REUTERS
18/01/2020
Accused synagogue arsonist Hassan Diab enters a Parisian courthouse, January 2018
Former professor sues Canada for extradition over synagogue bombing

Diab, who taught sociology at the University of Ottawa, spent three years in a Paris jail before his release due to compelling evidence that he was in Beirut, Lebanon, at the time of the bombing.

By DAVID LAZARUS/JTA
15/01/2020
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