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Recent deadly attacks targeting hotels

Recent deadly attacks targeting hotels

Deadly attacks targeting hotels in recent years:
_ July 17, 2009: A pair of bombs explode at the neighboring Ritz-Carlton and Marriott hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia.
_ June 9, 2009: A huge bomb explodes at the Pearl Continental Hotel in Peshawar, Pakistan, killing at least 11 people and wounding 70.
_ Nov. 26, 2008: Gunmen attack the Taj Mahal hotel, the Oberoi's Trident hotel and eight other sites in a three-day siege that leaves 164 dead in Mumbai, India.
_ Sept. 20, 2008: A suicide truck bomb kills at least 54 and wounds more than 250 at the Marriott hotel in Islamabad.
_ Jan. 14, 2008: Three suicide attackers kill eight people at the Serena Hotel in Kabul.
_ Nov. 9, 2005: Suicide bombers kill 60 people in coordinated attacks on three luxury hotels in Amman, Jordan, killing at least 60 people.
_ Aug. 5, 2003: A car bomb in front of the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Jakarta kills 12 people and wounds 150. Fifteen alleged members of Jemaah Islamiyah are convicted for the blast.


Updated : 2021-10-19 01:14 GMT+08:00