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Baghdad Bombings

Baghdad Bombings Kill 25 And Wound Dozens More

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 06.09.2016 | World

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two suicide bombings that killed about 25 people in Baghdad on Thursday were claimed by Islamic State, whose stronghold of Falluja...

Among Wreckage Of Bombs In Baghdad, Composer Kareem Wasfi Serenades The Distraught

HuffPost Arabi | Hadeel Arja | Posted 07.27.2015 | Politics

Where: Baghdad, Iraq, in the midst of the ruins When: No specific time, whenever bombs drop Duration: 1.5 hours Invitees: An open invitation to eve...

Sophia Jones

'Life Continues': Baghdad Residents Remain Resilient Amid Bombings | Sophia Jones | Posted 03.30.2015 | World

BAGHDAD -- If it wasn’t for a phone call from his wife asking to meet up for lunch, Baleeg Nasr likely would have died when a massive car bomb deton...

A New Anthology of Baghdadi Poetry for Western Readers

Joseph Braude | Posted 09.13.2016 | World
Joseph Braude

Baghdad's ethnic, religious, and historical complexities make it difficult to translate the city's poems without providing layers of context. Thus the choice of material to translate can raise political and even moral questions.

Bomb Blasts Kill 13 Near 'Green Zone'

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2014 | World

Four bombs struck near Baghdad's heavily-fortified "Green Zone" and a busy square in the center of the capital on Wednesday, killing at least 13 peopl...

BLOODY THURSDAY: Iraq Bombings Kill Dozens

Posted 03.05.2012 | World

(Reuters) - Bomb attacks in mainly Shi'ite Muslim areas of Iraq killed at least 73 people and wounded scores on Thursday, police and hospital sources ...

Yanar Mohammed -- Iraqi Women's Vigilant Champion

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 09.06.2011 | World
Marcia G. Yerman

Although the focus of many media reports has been on Egypt's Tahrir Square, there is another Tahrir Square that demands our attention -- the one in Baghdad.

The Bombings in Iraq: Mission Definitely Not Accomplished

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Ostroy

Sunday's bombings, and those in August at the Foreign and Finance Ministries, prove that there is no victory in Iraq any more than there were WMD and ties to al-Qaeda.