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16 Sep 2017
Wall Street Bombing Date: 16th September 1920 Location: Manhattan, United States of America Summary: 100 pounds of dynamite detonated at Wall Street killing 28 people and injuring hundreds more.
Truck Bombings of US Embassies Date: 7th August 1988 Location: Nairobi, Kenya; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Summary: Two US embassies were bombed almost simultaneously in Kenya and Tanzania respectively, killing 224 people and injuring over 5000.
Pan Am Flight 103 Mid-Air Bombing Date: 21st December 1988 Location: Lockerbie, United Kingdom Summary: 259 people on board the Pan Am Flight 103 along with 11 people on ground died when the plane exploded 31,000 feet over Lockerbie in 1988.
Bombing of USS Cole Date: 12th October 2000 Location: Aden, Yemen Summary: The USS Cole was attacked by 2 suicide bombers who blew a hole in the ship which was en-route to the Persian-Gulf to help enforce an oil embargo against Iraq.
Beslan Massacre Date: 1st - 3rd September 2004 Location: Beslan, North Ossetia-Alania Summary: Armed Chechen rebels took around 1200 hostages including students and adults in a school in Beslan, leading to the deaths of 330 of the hostages of which 186 were children.
Germany Bakery Bombing Date: 13th February 2010 Location: Pune, India Summary: A bomb blast at the German Bakery in Pune caused the deaths of 17 individuals (including 5 foreigners) with 64 more sustaining injuries.
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