TRUCK BOMB

  • Afghanistan's biggest-ever truck bomb defused in Kabul March 15, 2013

    Kabul: Security forces in the Afghan capital have defused a truck bomb packed with nearly eight tonnes of explosives, the biggest of its kind discovered in the country, the spy agency said on Friday amid heightened security. Intelligence forces discovered the explosives in eastern Kabul, wired and ready for detonation,...
  • Truck bomb kills 105 in northern Iraq July 7, 2007

    Baghdad: Over 100 people were killed in a sudden surge in violence in Iraq on Saturday when a truck bomb devastated a crowded village market and demolished many homes, police and local officials said. The truck bomb ripped through a bustling outdoor market in the northern town of Tuz Khurmato on...