improvised explosive device

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Synonyms for improvised explosive device

an explosive device that is improvised

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Four police were seriously hurt during a roadside bombing in the public market of Rajah Buayan Tuesday that the police blamed on the BIFF.
Near the capital in Kabul province's Kalakan district, local official Rahmat Khan Faqirzada said a roadside bombing likely triggered by a remote control killed two soldiers and wounded a civilian.
The ministry, in a bid to control roadside bombing, had banned imports of ammonium nitrate, which is used in homemade explosive devices.
On Tuesday, two roadside bombings hit two navy buses, killing four people and injuring dozens more.
A total of28 Afghan civilians have now been killed in three roadside bombings in the last four days.
Sakhi - who masterminded a string of roadside bombings and ambushes as well as the kidnapping and killing of an Afghan security official - was killed as he tried to sneak away in woman's clothing.
In Southern Afghanistan yesterday seven Nato soldiers were killed in separate roadside bombings yesterday.
In other attacks, a pair of roadside bombings targeting police patrols in Baghdad killed at least six passers-by and wounded six others.
Roadside bombings targeting Iraqi soldiers in Baghdad and north of the capital killed six people today, police said.
Many Americans who have family members in Iraq try to ignore daily news reports about roadside bombings, ambushes, and other attacks.
Three American soldiers and their Iraqi interpreter were killed and three other soldiers were wounded in a pair of roadside bombings in central Iraq.
A soldier was killed and two villagers were hurt Tuesday in separate roadside bombings attributed to the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters.
The roadside bombings blamed by the military to the outlawed group also claimed the lives of civilians in Datu Saudi Ampatuan that killed Datu Salibo town treasurer and three others.
Taliban militants fighting the government and are largely relying on suicide and roadside bombings have yet to claim responsibility.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Two roadside bombings in the Southern Afghanistan city of Kandahar have killed one policeman and wounded four, said officers.