car bomb

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a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device

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DANGER Car enters Times Square PROBE Experts examine the bomb car at the scene CHANGED The new-look man strides away down the alley SUSPICIOUS The man takes off his dark top DIFFERENT Suspect reveals red shirt below
DANGER Car enters Times Square PROBE Experts take bomb car away yesterday CHANGED The new-look man strides away down the alley SUSPICIOUS The man takes off his dark top DIFFERENT Suspect reveals red shirt below
The second bomb car - which had been given a parking ticket and towed to a pound in Park Lane - was discovered later.
Mr Rush said the Mr McDowell must answer why gardai allowed the bomb car to enter Northern Ireland.
MIDNIGHT MADNESS: The Ealing explosion; INFO AID: Police photo of Saab like bomb car
Another bomb car was detonated by a bomber at a checkpoint in south Baghdad, claiming the lives of three soldiers and injury of two others, the source added.
In its statement, the Russian Foreign Ministry condemned the assassination attempt with a bomb car against the Defense Minister Mohammed Nasser Ahmed taken place last Tuesday.
Members of a prayer group at the church drove past the bomb car three or four minutes before it exploded.
SANAA, Dec 3 (KUNA) -- A man was killed and 17 others injured on Wednesday when a bomb car targeted the residence of the Iranian Ambassador in Sanaa, Ministry of Interior said in a statement.
The attacker used a bomb car in the suicide bombing, the source said, designating him as an Al-Qaeda terrorist wanted by Saudi authorities.
US space experts were also called in as the inquiry attempted to sharpen CCTV stills of the bomb car.
ABU DHABI, Nov 13 (KUNA) -- UAE Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Thursday denounced a bomb car explosion that happened near his country's embassy in Tripoli earlier today.
Police will be able to use a number plate recognition system to check how the bomb car travelled into the area.
A bomb car was blown up while the motorcade of Ninevah intelligence chief Maj.
1 Dark bomb car, circled, queues behind vehicles' 2 Trooper checks out car and sees bomb' 3 Car is engulfed in ball of flame as device goes off - five soldiers were killed' 4 Second guard manages to flee to safety