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Iraqis Come Together To Pray At The Site Of Baghdad Bombing

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 07.08.2016 | World

Iraqis came together this week to pray at the site of a car bomb attack that killed nearly 300 people last Saturday. As Muslims around the world began...

Horrific ISIS Attacks During Ramadan Disguise a Retreating and Fracturing Terror Group

Clint Watts | Posted 07.08.2016 | World
Clint Watts

ISIS needs success. And it needs it now.

Iraqis Want You To Know The Names Of Baghdad's ISIS Victims

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 07.06.2016 | World

The enormous toll of Saturday’s bombing in Baghdad has stunned even the war-weary residents of the Iraqi capital. At the end of a bloody week of att...

Chilling Photos Show The Scale Of Devastation After Baghdad Bombing

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 07.05.2016 | World

Once bustling with energy, the district of Karrada in central Baghdad now lies quiet and somber after 175 people were killed and hundreds were wounded...

Death Toll In Baghdad Car Bombings Rises To Over 175

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 07.04.2016 | World

BAGHDAD, July 4 (Reuters) - The death toll from a suicide bombing in a Baghdad shopping district rose above 175 on Monday, fueling calls for security ...

ISIS Claims Baghdad Bombings That Kill Or Injure Dozens

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.02.2016 | World

Big blast hit main shopping center in Karadda in baghdad just now .— Ammar karim (@ammar_afp) July 2, 2016 BAGHDAD...

Triple Bombings In Baghdad Kill 72 In Worst Violence So Far This Year

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 05.17.2016 | World

BAGHDAD, May 17 (Reuters) - At least 72 people were killed and more than 140 wounded by three bombings in Baghdad on Tuesday, police and medical sourc...

ISIS Suicide Blasts Claim More Iraqi Lives After Deadliest Day In Baghdad This Year

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 05.12.2016 | World

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two suicide bombings claimed by Islamic State in a town near Baghdad killed two policemen and wounded eight others on Thursday, po...

Enough With the "I Am" Memes Already

Sezin Koehler | Posted 04.15.2016 | Politics
Sezin Koehler

Let's get something straight: Unless you're Parisian, French, or live(d) there, no, you are not Paris. To be Parisian -- to be from anywhere, really -- is to understand the cultural complexities of that identity that cannot be subsumed or learned with a pithy solidarity meme on social media.

The Yellow Brick Road of Terrorism

Nancy Fagan | Posted 11.22.2016 | Parents
Nancy Fagan

Children no longer live in a world of simple fears like those experienced by Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. She gasped, "Oh my!" after learning she may soon encounter frightening "Lions, tigers, and bears."

Children Respond To Global Terrorism Through Art With A Message Of Peace

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 11.20.2015 | Arts

The terrorist attacks in Paris on Nov. 13 left the world shaken, but students at Léman Manhattan Preparatory School in New York are responding to thi...

Explaining the 'Empathy Gap' In Our Responses To Paris And Beirut

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.17.2015 | Science

After a coordinated series of horrific terrorist attacks in Paris left at least 129 people dead and 352 wounded on Friday, the world joined together i...

Suicide Bombing At Baghdad Funeral Kills At Least 18

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 11.13.2015 | World

BAGHDAD, Nov 13 (Reuters) - At least 18 people were killed and 41 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up at the funeral of a pro-government Shi...

Dozens Dead After Truck Bomb Explodes In Baghdad Market

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 08.13.2015 | World

At least 76 people were killed and 212 wounded on Thursday in a blast claimed by Islamic State in Baghdad's Sadr City, police and medical sources said...

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 19 Outside Baghdad Mosque

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, Oct 19 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 19 at a funeral in Baghdad on Sunday as an ambush halted Iraqi forces' advance on a key northern c...

Suicide Bomber Kills 7 Inside Baghdad Mosque

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2013 | World

BAGHDAD, June 18 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Shi'ite mosque in the Iraqi capital on Tuesday, killing at least seven worshi...

Without National Reconciliation, Iraqi Democracy is a Mirage

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

The Iraqi elections prove only that the country is at a critical crossroads and that sectarianism continues to be a major threat.

Baghdad Bomb Blasts Kill At Least 118

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) BAGHDAD � A series of coordinated attacks struck Baghdad Tuesday, including two suicide car bombers and another vehicle that blew up near gover...

Obama Went to Iraq and Visited... the Airport. Was it the Sandstorms or the Rising Shitstorm?

Jeremy Scahill | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jeremy Scahill

it is hard not to wonder about the "coincidence" of Obama's visit being confined to the airport and coming in the midst of a rising tide in violence in Iraq over the past several days.

How Obama Can Further U.S.-Iran Relations

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Margolis

President Barack Obama, who says he wants to open serious talks with Iran and establish better relations will have his work cut out for him. His first step is to read Iran's modern history.

Car Bombs Kill 16 At Baghdad Bus Station

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At least 16 people have been killed in two simultaneous explosions at a bus terminal in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, police and medical sources have sai...