Human Wave Attack

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A military tactic in which a broad front of foot soldiers many men deep runs towards enemy lines in an attempt to overwhelm the opposing army’s position by sheer numbers. Casualties, especially when the attacking wave is facing machine guns and cannons, are extremely high. 20,000 British soldiers lost their lives in World War I on the first day of the battle of Somme and another 40,000 were wounded using the human wave strategy
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According to a study by the Israel-based Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), there were some 348 verified suicide attacks worldwide in 2017.
However, she was unable to reach Libya and Daesh decided to take her to Kuwait where she would carry a suicide attack, Al Rai reported on Sunday.
There has been a suicide attack almost every day around the world in the recent times.
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"14 people were killed and four others were injured in today's suicide attack," Mohammad Zahir, Kabul police chief, told dpa.
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In the second suicide attack that shocked Nijrab district in Kapisa province, some 65 km north of Kabul on Wednesday four civilians sustained injuries while the bomber died in his bombing, a member of Provincial Council Najibullah Rahimi asserted.
ANKARA, Jan 20, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday condemned suicide attack in Tikrit city of Iraq on January 18.
All Jewish participants were then posed a follow up question, asking if they supported the perpetrator of a suicide attack against Palestinians.
RAWALPINDI, June 10 -- Judge of ATC Muhammad Akram Awan Wednesday acquitted honourably 18 accused allegedly involved in Aabpara, district court suicide attack and district court firing case due to the absence of any concrete proof against them.
Byline: 49 people have been killed in a suicide attack in northwestern Pakistan.
Two people were killed and three wounded in a suicide attack near the Afghan parliament in Kabul on Sunday, an official said.