The Consequences of Poor Storage of Ammunition Stockpiles and IED usage
As part of AOAV's series of IED reports: The Consequences of Poor Storage of Ammunition Stockpiles and IED usage
Protected: A review of international, regional and bilateral initiatives that aim to provide counter-IED assistance
A review of major initiatives that span borders to try to combat the spread of Improvised Explosive Devices
Twin bombing in Kabul kills and injures more than 100
Yesterday, January 10th 2016, a suicide bomber and a car bomb were detonated in Kabul near government offices. The blasts killed 38 and people and wounded 72.
What are IEDs? A review of the different types of IEDs that exist with a focus on recent developments in IED usage
A review of the different IEDs that exist today as part of a series of reports on IEDs.
Will 2017 see even more suicide bombings? Sadly, probably yes.
If history can help us look towards the future, 2016 does not bode well for suicide attacks when it comes to 2017.
Double suicide bomb at a market in Nigeria
Two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a crowded market at Madagali, Nigeria, on Friday, December 9th 2016. The blast killed 45 and injured more than 60.
The impact of IEDs on aid agencies and humanitarian operations
This report focuses on how the use of IEDs affects humanitarian space and the ability of aid agencies to reach people in need.
ISIS suicide bomber causes devastation to Shia pilgrims in Iraq
On Thursday, November 24th 2016, a suicide truck bomb targeted Shia pilgrims at a petrol station near Hilla, south of Baghdad. At least 97 were killed in the attack that was claimed by ISIS.
Improvised explosive devices – A 5 year overview
This report provides an overview of the use and impact of improvised explosive devices over the last five years, 2011-2015.
ISIS suicide attack on Shia mosque in Kabul kills and injures over 100
The suicide attack on Monday, November 21st 2016, in Kabul, Afghanistan, targeted a crowded Shia mosque, killing over 30 people.
Suicide bomber targets worshippers in Pakistan
On November 12th 2016, a suicide bomber attacked a gathering of worshippers at the Sufi shrine Shah Noorani, in Balochistan province, Pakistan. The attack killed at least 52 and injured over 100.
Islamic State use ambulances to carry out suicide bomb attacks in Iraq
On Sunday, November 9th 2016, IS carried out suicide attacks in Tikrit and Samarra killing at least 25 and wounding over 100.
Suicide bomber in Baghdad targets mourners
On Saturday, October 17th 2016, a suicide bomber targeted a funeral gathering in northern Baghdad, Iraq. The attack killed at least 35 and wounded 63.
Suicide bomber targets Kurdish wedding in Syria
At least 30 were killed in the attack on the wedding party in Hasakah, Syria, on Monday, October 3rd 2016, when a bomb was detonated.
Over 60 killed and wounded by suicide bombings across Baghdad
At least 15 people were killed and 55 were wounded yesterday, September 27th 2016, in two suicide attacks in Baghdad, Iraq.