improvised explosive device

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an explosive device that is improvised

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Salim Abdul Nabi, right, and his wife grieve over the death of their son Ali, age 7, after a pair of roadside bombings targeting police patrols in Baghdad killed at least six passers-by and wounded six others
About an hour later, another roadside bombing killed two soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division and their Iraqi translator, the military said.
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.
Kabul, Afghanistan, Sha'ban 28, 1434, Jul 7, 2013, SPA - The government says 14 Afghan soldiers and 64 Taliban militants have been killed in fighting and roadside bombings across the country in the past 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the Taliban claimed inflicting heavy casualties on security personnel during gun attacks and roadside bombings in different provinces of the country over the past 24 hours.
The ANA soldiers were killed and wounded in direct attacks and roadside bombings over the past 24 hours in Herat, Kandahar, Kapisa, Paktia, Paktika and Helmand province, the defence ministry said in a statement.
British officials believe that he is the mastermind behind the deadly surge in roadside bombings in Helmand since spring 2008, when he was released from Pul-e-Charkhi prison, Kabul.
THOUSANDS of people protested in Basra yesterday at increasing violence since British forces handed control to the Iraqis They took to the streets as six people were killed in two roadside bombings in Wajihiyah in the Diyala province, north-east of Baghdad.
FOUR Nato soldiers were killed and 10 wounded in roadside bombings and a militant rocket-propelled grenade attack in the latest barrage of violence to herald the alliance's historic move into southern Afghanistan.
Five US soldiers were killed in roadside bombings and another was killed in a shooting, the military said yesterday.
Taliban militants fighting the government and largely relying on suicide and roadside bombings are yet to claim responsibility.
However, the outfit which is largely relying on suicide and roadside bombings has yet to comment.
An ANA soldier was killed and eight others were wounded in militant attacks and roadside bombings in Zabul, Uruzgan, Kunar, Maidan Wardak and Ghazni provinces, the statement added.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Shawwal 13, 1432, Sep 11, 2011, SPA - Two separate roadside bombings have killed 10 Afghan civilians, the Associated Press reported.