October's Death Toll for Global War on Terror
Date ---Country ----City--- Killed Injured ----Description
10/31/05 Yemen Munabbah 12 0 Islamists ambush and kill twelve Yemeni policemen as they are traveling through a remote town.
10/31/05 Iraq Basra 20 45 Twenty shoppers are killed when Islamic insurgents detonate a car bomb in a crowded market area. About fifty others are injured.
10/31/05 Iraq Baghdad 4 5 Four employees working at an oil company are killed in a rocket attack by Jihadis.
10/30/05 India Batpora Harwan 1 0 A civilian is abducted and executed by the Mujahideen.
10/30/05 India Kanji 1 0 The Mujahideen murder a civilian defense volunteer in his village.
10/30/05 Iraq Baghdad 5 9 Jihad attacks on an oil tanker and a construction site kill four laborers and a government driver.
10/29/05 Indonesia Bukit Bambu 3 1 Three Christian 16-year-old girls on their way to school are attacked and beheaded by six Muslim gentlemen, who leave the headless bodies in the street and carry the heads to a different location.
10/29/05 Iraq Howaider 30 42 In a particularly heinous attack, an Islamist suicide bomber disguises an explosives-laden truck as a produce vendor, gathers ordinary customers around it, then detonates, killing at least thirty innocents.
10/29/05 India New Delhi 62 155 Three coordinated blasts that tear through a bus and two markets crowded with people celebrating a Hindu festival bear all the hallmarks of the Religion of Peace. An Islamic group claims responsibility.
10/28/05 Afghanistan Helmand 3 0 The Taliban ambush a civilian vehicle, killing two brothers and one of their sons.
10/28/05 Afghanistan Paktia 3 0 Two men are dragged out a mosque and executed by Taliban extremists. A tribal leader in nearby Khost is also shot to death.
10/28/05 Thailand Narathiwat 1 0 Islamic militants disguised as fully-veiled women shoot a local religious leader to death from the back of a motorcycle.
10/27/05 India Ganethi 2 0 A Mujahideen ambush on a security patrol leaves two dead.
10/27/05 Iraq Nahrawan 15 14 Sectarian violence in the form of a Sunni on Shia ambush claims the lives of fifteen.
10/27/05 Pakistan Kot Langarkhel 1 11 al-Qaeda-linked tribesmen target a military vehicle with a landmine, killing one.
10/27/05 Iraq Baghdad 1 9 A Fedayeen suicide bomber kills a civilian and injured nine others.
10/26/05 Ingushetia Nazran 4 1 Muslim militants ambush a vehicle carrying Russians, shooting four to death in the attack.
10/26/05 Algeria Skikda 3 0 Two civilians are among three killed by the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat.
10/26/05 Algeria Batna 1 0 Religious fundamentalists slit the throat of a 70-year-old shepherd.
10/26/05 Thailand Narathiwat 5 0 Five villagers are killed in a series of attacks by militant Islamists.
10/26/05 India Mundana 2 0 Two security personnel are slain in a brutal ambush by Muslim terrorists.
10/26/05 India Omarabad 0 30 About thirty people are injured when Hizb-ul-Mujahideen target a bus with an IED.
10/26/05 Pakistan Quetta 1 0 A Shia teacher is gunned down on his way to school by radical Sunnis.
10/26/05 Israel Hadera 5 30 A suicide bomber from Islamic Jihad murders five Israelis in front of a food stand in a public area.
10/25/05 Iraq Sulaimaniya 9 4 Nine civilians are killed by a Fedayeen suicide bomber on a city street.
10/25/05 Afghanistan Kabul 4 3 A child is among four civilians killed by Taliban extremists in a rocket attack on a convoy of cars.
10/25/05 Iraq Baghdad 1 9 Sunni insurgents kill a 7-year-old boy by the side of the road with a bomb that also injured nine other pedestrians.
10/25/05 Afghanistan Jalalabad 1 2 The Taliban opens fire on a police vehicle, killing an instructor and injuring two others.
10/25/05 Algeria Medea 2 3 In separate attacks, Islamic fundamentalists kill two people at a coffee house and a nearby market.
10/25/05 Lebanon Helweh 1 0 Fatah Uprising terrorists kill a Lebanese army contractor.
10/25/05 India Srinigar 0 9 Nine people are injured when a Jaish-e-Mohammed cadre lobs a grenade into a street.
10/24/05 Iraq Baghdad 14 5 Three separate incidents include the discovery of eight bound and executed victims, a suicide car bomb that kills two civilians, and a shooting ambush that kills three municipal workers and a passerby.
10/24/05 Iraq Baghdad 20 40 Twenty passersby are massacred by three coordinated suicide attacks against a hotel. The bombs were packed with ball-bearings to maximize human suffering.
10/24/05 Afghanistan Kandahar 2 6 Two workers for a British agency working to clear landmines are killed in a bomb attack by religious extremists.
10/24/05 Pakistan Ladha 1 11 al-Qaeda militants kill the driver of a military truck with a remote-controlled bomb.
10/24/05 India Puchhal 1 0 A man is killed inside his home after failing to heed the warning posters at a local mosque.
10/24/05 Iraq Hillah 12 1 Terrorists execute twelve people working at a construction site. Five of the victims were brothers.
10/23/05 Iraq Tikrit 5 0 Jihadis murder two young boys riding in a car, as well as two girls, ages 7 and 9, who were standing by the car when the remote-controlled device was detonated.
10/23/05 Iraq Baghdad 4 11 A suicide bomber kills two civilians and two police officers.
10/23/05 Iraq Kirkuk 2 13 Two civlians are killed by a suicide bomber. Thirteen others are injured.
10/23/05 Iraq Taji 3 0 Three Iraqis are shot to death by Sunni insurgents while driving a water truck.
10/23/05 India Wadwal 3 1 Islamic terrorists open fire on a group of security personnel, killing three.
10/23/05 Pakistan North Waziristan 1 2 A terrorist shoots at a group of three men at a bazaar, killing one.
10/23/05 Bangladesh Khulna 1 0 Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen suspected of bombing that kills a party leader.
10/23/05 India Srinigar 2 0 Jaish-e-Mohammed members attack and kill two policemen at a market.
10/21/05 Afghanistan Khost 1 3 The Taliban kill an Afghan journalist with a remote-controlled bomb.
10/21/05 India Srinagar 1 14 Fourteen people are injured, and one civilian killed, when an Islamic militant hurls a grenade at a crowd outside a hotel.
10/21/05 Afghanistan Nimroz 2 5 The Taliban kill a police chief and at least one other person with a remote-controlled bomb outside a mosque.
10/21/05 Afghanistan Helmand 9 0 Nine policemen are killed in a Taliban ambush on their patrol.
10/21/05 India Ratnipora 1 0 A political activist is killed inside his residence by the Mujahideen.
10/20/05 Iraq Baquba 4 14 A Fedayeen suicide car bomber kills four civilians and causes injury to at least fourteen others.
10/20/05 India Nalli Dillo 1 0 A shepherd is killed by the Mujahideen as he is grazing in the field.
10/20/05 India Dardkoot 1 0 A man is abducted from his home by militant Muslims and killed in captivity.
10/20/05 Thailand Narathiwat 2 0 A 60-year-old man is shot to death in front of a school in a motorcycle attack. Muslims also kill another civilian in Yala.
10/20/05 Iraq Baghdad 3 5 A small girl is among three people killed when Jihadis fire a rocket at a school. Five other children are injured.
10/20/05 Afghanistan Faryab 1 3 Religious extremists kill a humanitarian worker.
10/19/05 Afghanistan Panjwayi 2 0 The headmaster of a school is executed in front of his students. A guard at a different school is also killed and his body is dumped in a stream.
10/19/05 Afghanistan Panjwayi 1 0 An anti-Taliban government official is gunned down while praying in a mosque.
10/19/05 Iraq Iskandariyah 6 0 Sunni gunmen barge into a factory, identify six Shia workers, then line the men up against a wall and kill them in front of their co-workers.
10/19/05 Thailand Paluru 1 0 Islamic militants kill a 28-year-old woman riding on the back of a motorcycle.
10/19/05 Iraq Baghdad 3 0 Three election workers are killed by Jihadis while driving home after counting ballots.
10/19/05 India Pampore 2 10 Two civilians are killed in a Mujahideen attack that also leaves ten others injured.
10/19/05 Pakistan Wana 1 0 al-Qaeda militants abduct and kill a pro-government tribal chief.
10/18/05 Algeria Jejil 6 0 Five security guards and a civlian are killed when Islamic fundamentalists open fire at a checkpoint.
10/18/05 Russia Khasavyurt 1 3 Islamic militants kill a policeman and injure two others in a shootout.
10/18/05 Iraq Baghdad 7 11 A Jihad attack on a police checkpoint leaves four Iraqis dead. Three civilians are gunned down in a residential neighborhood elsewhere in the city.
10/18/05 India Srinigar 4 3 al-Mansoorian terrorists barge into the home of a government minister in a suicide attack that leaves him, a security guard and two civilians dead.
10/17/05 Iraq Samarrah 2 1 Two people attending a funeral are killed by a Fedayeen suicide bomber, who wanders in amidst the mourners.
10/17/05 Iraq Baghdad 1 0 al-Qaeda releases a video of a man with his hands tied behind his back being shot twice in the back of the head.
10/16/05 Thailand Pattani 3 0 Militant Muslims attack a Buddhist temple, slit the throat of a 76-year-old monk and brutally kill two teenage boys. The bodies are subsequently burned.
10/16/05 Israel Gush Etzion 3 5 Three Israeli civilians, two young women and a 14-year-old boy, are gunned down in cold blood while waiting by the side of the road. Five others are injured. al-Aksa claimes credit for the child killings.
10/16/05 Thailand Yala 2 0 Two policemen guarding a railway station are gunned down by Islamists.
10/16/05 Algeria Algiers 2 3 Religious fundamentalists in eastern Algerian storm a house and slit the throats of two of the occupants. Three other family members are kidnapped.
10/16/05 Afghanistan Lashkar-Gah 3 0 The Taliban assassinate a religious cleric and later open fire on a group of security personnel in a separate attack.
10/15/05 Iraq Saqlawiyah 5 0 Five U.S. Marines are killed by a terrorist bomb while responding to a mortar attack on a polling station.
10/15/05 Thailand Narathiwat 3 0 Three Thai civilians are killed in three separate attacks across the southern provinces.
10/15/05 India Kathua 2 6 Islamic militants attack a group of soldiers as they are performing physical exercises on their base.
10/14/05 Afghanistan Miwand 2 13 Two policemen are killed in an ambush by religious extremists.
10/14/05 Thailand Pattani 1 0 Militant Muslims capture and behead a 68-year-old Buddhist cattle farmer.
10/14/05 Afghanistan Tani 1 16 Religious extremists kill a cleric and injure sixteen others with a bombing at a mosque.
10/14/05 Thailand Narathiwat 1 0 A 43-year-old electrician is gunned down by Islamists on a motorcyle while on his way to work.
10/13/05 Kabardino-Balk. Nalchik 44 64 A coordinated urban attack by 150 Islamic militants on a school and airport leaves at least forty-four civilians and law enforcement personnel dead.
10/13/05 India Chowkian 2 1 An elderly man is killed in his home by the Mujahideen in an attack that also injures his wife. Another civilian is gunned down in Sambora.
10/13/05 Pakistan Gilgit 12 25 Twelve people, including three women, are killed in sectarian violence following a Shia demonstration.
10/12/05 Afghanistan Kandahar 5 3 Taliban extremists murder five medical workers returning from a relief trip. The dead include two doctors, two nurses and a driver.
10/12/05 Phillipines Pamatsakin 3 2 Abu Sayyaf militants attack a security patrol, killing a civilian and two soldiers.
10/12/05 Afghanistan Uruzgan 6 0 Six policemen die in a Taliban ambush.
10/12/05 Iraq Tal Afar 30 35 A second al-Qaeda suicide bombing in as many days leaves another thirty Iraqis dead and at least thirty-five others in various stages of physical suffering.
10/11/05 Iraq Tal Afar 30 45 A Fedayeen suicide bomber drives an explosives-laden car disguised as a taxi into a crowd of shoppers at a market, killing thirty and injuring forty-five.
10/11/05 Iraq Baghdad 4 0 Four people are killed by a suicide bomber at a gas station.
10/11/05 Pakistan Gilgit 1 7 Militant Muslims ambush a group of civilians, shooting one of them to death.
10/11/05 Pakistan Naurote 1 0 Sectarian attack leaves a civilian dead.
10/10/05 Afghanistan Kandahar 3 5 Three people are killed when a Taliban suicide bomber detonates his explosives along a city street.
10/10/05 India Rajnagar 10 1 In two gruesome attacks, Hizb-ul-Mujahideen members swoop into two residences and slit the throats of ten Hindu family members. Only one child is known to have survived.
10/10/05 India Qazigund 2 2 A young woman is killed inside her home by Muslim terrorists. The same group also invades a second residence, killing a teenager.
10/10/05 Afghanistan Helmand 18 4 The Taliban ambush a police convoy in a remote area and slaughter eighteen officers.
10/9/05 Iraq Baghdad 13 8 Suicide bombings and other Sunni attacks across the country (and an incident in which a Shiite teacher was dragged out of his classroom and shot to death) leave thirteen Iraqis dead.
10/9/05 Iraq Basra 2 3 A suicide bomber kills a woman and a child outside an apartment building.
10/9/05 Afghanistan Gerdiz 1 5 A Taliban rocket attack leaves one person dead and five injured.
10/9/05 Algeria Algiers 2 0 Members of the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat storm a coffee house, where they slit the throats of two patrons.
10/9/05 Pakistan Miranshah 3 0 al-Qaeda militants kill three Pakistani soliders in a landmine blast.
10/8/05 Iraq Baghdad 7 16 Fedayeen suicide bomber murders seven people on a city street. Sixteen others are injured in the blast.
10/7/05 India Briswana 1 0 A civilian is killed inside his home by the Mujahideen.
10/7/05 Thailand Yala 1 0 Radicals kill the driver of a police chief.
10/7/05 Iraq Kirkuk 3 11 Jihadi car bomb kills three civilians.
10/7/05 India Sapore 2 6 A small girl is among two killed by a Mujahideen grenade blast in a terror attack.
10/7/05 Pakistan Mong 8 19 Sectarian attack on a crowd of people by gunmen at a mosque for a minority Islamic group leaves eight dead and nineteen injured.
10/6/05 Iraq Karma 6 0 Six U.S. Marines are killed in two roadside bombing terror attacks.
10/6/05 India Anantnag 2 0 Two people are taken from their homes and murdered by the Mujahideen.
10/6/05 Thailand Narathiwat 1 10 Two bombs are set off by Muslim terrorists at a restaurant, killing one and injuring ten.
10/6/05 Algeria Messila 2 0 Two civilians are killed in a car bombing.
10/6/05 Iraq Baghdad 2 0 Suicide bomber blows himself to Allah, taking two innocent women with him.
10/6/05 Thailand Narathiwat 5 2 Islamic militants shoot five Thai soldiers to death as they are eating dinner at a remote outpost.
10/6/05 Pakistan Datta Kheil 3 0 al-Qaeda militants fire a rocket into a house, killing a man and his young son and daughter.
10/6/05 India Dooru 1 5 Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists detonate a bomb under a bank truck, killing the driver.
10/6/05 Iraq Baghdad 10 8 Ten Iraqis riding a bus are blown to bits by a Fedayeen suicide bomber. Eight others are badly injured.
10/5/05 Thailand Yala 1 0 A civilian is abducted and beheaded by Muslim terrorists.
10/5/05 Iraq Hillah 36 95 At least three dozen Shiites are killed and nearly one-hundred others injured by a suicide bomber at a mosque during a funeral service.
10/5/05 India Gumeri 3 0 Hizb-ul-Mujahideen cadres enter a residence and kill a man along with his 21-year-old daughter and 16-year-old son. Another son had been killed last year.
10/5/05 Afghanistan Kandahar 1 3 A 'Holy Warrior for Allah' manages to kill a 10-year-old boy in a suicide bombing.
10/4/05 Afghanistan Spin Buldak 6 16 Six Afghans are killed by a Taliban bomb at a border crossing. Sixteen others are injured.
10/4/05 Iraq Baghdad 3 6 Ramadan in Iraq begins with a suicide car bombing inside the Green Zone that kills three people.
10/4/05 India Budgam 3 0 The Mujahideen kill two counter-insurgents in an attack and also abduct and kill a civilian in Kulgam.
10/3/05 Bangladesh Laxmipu 2 40 Members of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen stage a series of bombing attacks that kill at least two people and injure forty.
10/3/05 Iraq Baghdad 3 2 An attempted assassination of an oil minister leaves his two bodyguards dead. A Jihad attack from the day before killed the director of public works.
10/3/05 India Shopian 1 0 Terrorists abduct a civilian and murder him in captivity.
10/2/05 India Bhalna 1 0 A civilian is murdered by a Harkat-ul-Jehad-i-Islami terrorist.
10/2/05 Pakistan Zha Gundai 1 1 The son of a pro-government tribal leader is gunned down by al-Qaeda militants.
10/2/05 Thailand Songkhla 2 3 Two bomb squad inspectors are killed in a remote-controlled explosion courtesy of Islamic terrorists.
10/2/05 Bangladesh Atkhira 2 3 Militants hurl homemade bombs at a group of civilians in a fish market, killing two and injuring three.
10/2/05 Pakistan Mir Ali 3 8 al-Qaeda militants kill three Pakistani security personnel in a rocket attack.
10/1/05 Chechnya Shatoi 1 2 Jihad rebels blow apart a troop transport, killing one soldier and injuring two others.
10/1/05 Indonesia Bali 19 132 Islamic suicide bombers murder nineteen people, mostly tourists, at two cafes and a restaurant in three coordinated attacks. Over one-hundred are injured.