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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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A source in Anbar police told the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / : " A suicide car bomber blew himself up at the entrance of the police station in Habbaniyah district , east of Ramadi , followed by another attack by a suicide bomber, wearing an explosive belt ." He added: "The attack killed three policemen and wounded five others." In another similar incident, the source said: "A suicide bomber, wearing an explosive belt, blew himself up at the gate of the police station in Albu Assaf area south Ramadi." The casualties caused by this attack are not known yet.
Also in the morning, another suicide car bomber struck a checkpoint at the entrance of a Kurdish security base near the town of Daquq, some 50 km south of Kirkuk, killing a Peshmerga member and wounding four others and a civilian, the source said.
10, 2012: Two suicide car bombers hit security compounds in the industrial center of Aleppo, killing 28 people.
Nigeria: Two suspected suicide car bombers attacked the offices of two major telecoms companies in the volatile northern Nigerian city of Kano on Saturday, police and the army said.
TWO people were killed and 45 wounded when a suicide car bomber struck during Mass at a Catholic church in northern Nigeria yesterday.
An hour later a second suicide car bomber exploded near a police convoy near the Bay'a bus station in southern Baghdad, killing three police commandos and four civilians, injuring another three civilians.
FOUR suicide car bombers struck security patrols and election workers in Iraq yesterday, killing 24 people.
Four suicide car bombers targeted Iraqi and US security patrols yesterday, killing 19 people in the latest surge of suicide attacks, police said.
A pair of suicide car bombers, meanwhile, killed at least seven Iraqi customs officials at a checkpoint on the Syrian border, the US military said.
A NET used by the US army to stop suicide car bombers is being tried out by police on stolen vehicles.
SUICIDE car bombers attacked two synagogues in central Istanbul today, killing 23 people, the interior minister said.
Car bombers can be identified if their front and back licence plates look forged or don't match, or if one end is weighted down due to explosives in the trunk.
A SPANISH man who followed two suspected car bombers and used a mobile telephone to guide police, yesterday described himself as just another Spaniard.
Suicide car bombers have killed hundreds since the post-9/11 ousting of the Taliban by coalition troops in late 2001.
Two suicide car bombers struck within a minute of each other half-a-mile apart in Baghdad killing several policemen.