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Iraq Attack

Suicide Bomber Kills 5 In Iraqi Kurdish Capital

Reuters | Posted 01.19.2015 | World

By Isabel Coles ARBIL, Nov 19 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber driving a car packed with explosives blew himself up in the capital ...

Massive Blast Rocks Central Baghdad

Posted 10.28.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, Oct 27 (Reuters) - A car bomb killed at least 15 people in central Baghdad on Monday, police and medical sources in the Iraqi capital said. ...

Attack On Prisoner Convoy Kills 60

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 09.22.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi officials say militants have attacked a prisoner convoy north of Baghdad, killing 52 prisoners and eight soldiers. They said ...

29 Women Among Dead After Gunmen Open Fire In Baghdad

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 09.11.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.N. urged Iraq's leaders Saturday to overcome their deep divisions and move quickly to form a new government that can unite the ...

Attacks Across Iraq Kill At Least 47 People

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 12.16.2013 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A double car bombing and a shooting killed 34 Shiite Muslims on pilgrimage in Iraq on Monday, the deadliest in a wave of attacks acro...

Suicide Bomber Kills 30 During Shiite Muslim Ritual

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, Nov 14 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up during a Shi'ite Muslim religious ritual in the eastern Iraqi city of al-Sadiya on Thur...

Dozens Killed In Mosque Bombing As Sectarian Violence Persists In Iraq

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A bomb hidden inside an air conditioner exploded Friday at a Sunni mosque packed with worshippers northeast of Baghdad, the deadliest ...

16 Members Of Shiite Family Slain Near Baghdad

Reuters | Posted 11.03.2013 | World

(Adds detail, context) By Kareem Raheem BAGHDAD, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Gunmen shot dead at least 16 members of a Shi'ite M...

Blast Kill At Least 19 North Of Baghdad

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A suicide attacker and a car bombing killed at least 19 people and wounded 38 in separate attacks Friday targeting Shiites north of Ba...

BLOODY SUNDAY: At Least 51 Dead In Iraq Attacks

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 08.16.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A blistering string of apparently coordinated bombings and a shooting across Iraq killed at least 51 and wounded dozens Sunday, spread...

Deadly Baghdad Bus Bomb

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2012 | World

(Adds background) BAGHDAD, July 10 (Reuters) - A bomb in a bus killed three people and wounded 14 in Baghdad, hospital and police sour...

Deadly Blast Kills Policeman In Baghdad

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.02.2012 | World

BAGHDAD -- Iraqi officials say a bombing has killed a traffic policeman and wounded eight other people in western Baghdad. Police officials say the M...

Gunmen Open Fire On Bus

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.23.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — A pair of attacks killed five people in Iraq on Wednesday, including three Lebanese Shiite pilgrims, officials said. A bus carrying L...

Gunmen Kill 3 Police Officers, Local Mayor

AP | MAZIN YAHYA | Posted 03.12.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Gunmen in Iraq killed three police officers and a local mayor Wednesday, targeting symbols of government control in former insurgent s...

Suicide Car Bombing Kills 19 Near Baghdad

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 01.27.2012 | World

By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA -- The Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) - A suicide bomber slammed a car packed with explosives into the gate of a prison north ...

Fear And Insecurity Still Reign Iraq, Even After Saddam

AP | By LARA JAKES | Posted 11.06.2011 | World

BAGHDAD -- As a Shiite Muslim who was interrogated by Iraq's secret police and lost her job because she would not join the regime's Baath Party, Fawzi...

Blasts Rip Through Western Baghdad, Killing 40

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 08.23.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Four bombs ripped through Shiite neighborhoods in Baghdad Thursday evening, killing at least 40 people in the worst violence the capit...

22 Killed In Rare Attack In Iraq's Shiite South

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 08.21.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Twin explosions including a suicide bombing killed at least 22 people and wounded dozens early Tuesday near a government compound in a...

At Least 75 Killed In Attacks Across Iraq

AP | REBECCA SANTANA and LARA JAKES | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A man with explosives strapped to his body blew himself up in a crowd, bombers struck a southern city and gunmen sprayed fire on secur...

Iraqis in military uniforms kill 24 in Sunni area

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Gunmen trying to pass themselves off as U.S. and Iraqi soldiers raided a Sunni village outside Baghdad and killed at least 24 people i...

Iraq Attacks Kill 15

AFP | Salam Faraj | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At least 15 people were killed across Iraq on Sunday, including six in a Baghdad car bombing, a day after Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said the capit...

Bombings kill dozens, 3 US Marines in Iraq attacks

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAGHDAD — A suicide bomber attacked a meeting of pro-government Sunni sheiks west of Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 23 people, including ...