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Iraq Attacks

Wave Of Deadly Bombings Hit Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 01.08.2015 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) -- A suicide truck bomber targeting the convoy of a top Iraqi police officer killed eight people, including the ranking official, authori...

Deadly Attacks In Iraq Kill At Least 43

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 10.21.2014 | World

SINAN SALAHEDDIN, Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's top Shiite cleric on Monday gave his support to the new government battling the Islamic ...

ISIS Militants Target Baghdad Amid Wave Of Attacks In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 10.17.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants unleashed a wave of attacks in Iraq on Thursday, mainly targeting Shiite areas in and around the capital of Baghdad, killin...

Bombings Hit Iraqi Shiite Districts, Scores Dead

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 11.05.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of attacks across Iraq on Friday killed 17 people, including four Shiite militiamen and a Sunni tribal chief, while a mass g...

Attacks In Iraq Kill 16, Wound Dozens

AP | By SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 09.19.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Attacks overnight in two Iraqi cities killed at least 16 people, officials said Monday as authorities struggle to stop the Sunni mili...

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...

Wave Of Attacks Rock Baghdad

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A wave of bombings hit mainly Shiite commercial areas in and outside Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 35 people, Iraqi official...

Suicide Bomber Drives Into Primary School Playground

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Ziad al-Sinjary MOSUL, Iraq, Oct 6 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber drove a truck packed with explosives into the playground of a prima...

Bombs Explode In Baghdad Markets, Killing 21

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 11.26.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombs ripped through outdoor markets in and near Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 23 people and wounding dozens, the latest in a ...

Dozens Killed In Iraq Attacks

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 11.15.2013 | World

BAGHDAD -- A wave of car bombings and other attacks in Iraq killed at least 58 people in mostly Shiite-majority cities on Sunday, another bloody remin...

Insurgent Attacks Kill Dozens In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Insurgents bent on destabilizing Iraq killed at least 46 people in numerous attacks scattered around the country on Sunday, striking t...

Other Crises Overshadow Horror In Iraq

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — A resurgence of violence and a renewed threat from al-Qaida have recently revived flagging U.S. interest in Iraq, officials said Fr...

At Least 13 Dead In Major Iraqi Oil Pipeline Bombing

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

Attacks in Iraq killed 13 people on Tuesday, including four who died in a blast targeting Shiite worshippers, while militants bombed a major oil pipel...

U.S. Condemns Wave Of Iraq Violence: Attackers Are 'Enemies Of Islam'

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2013 | World

* Saturday attacks killed nearly 80 * Sectarian violence escalating * U.S. repeats offer of $10 mln for head of al Qaeda in Iraq (Recasts with n...

Dozens Killed In Wave Of Bombings During Eid Celebrations In Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 10.10.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed 69 people Saturday, a bloody reminder of the ...

Iraq Sees Highest Monthly Death Toll In Years

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

BAGHDAD -- More than 1,000 people were killed in Iraq in July, the highest monthly death toll in five years, the U.N. said Thursday, a grim figure tha...

Dozens Killed In Iraq Attacks

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 07.12.2013 | World

BAGHDAD -- Iraqi officials say two overnight attacks against Shiites have killed at least 24 people and wounded 49. A police officer says a suicide b...

String Of Attacks Kills 25 In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Three attacks north of Baghdad Monday killed 25 people, including members of a Sunni militia that fights al-Qaida, officials said, in ...

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...

Wave Of Bombings Leaves Dozens Dead In Iraq

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 08.10.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A wave of car bombings rocked central and northern Iraq on Monday, killing at least 57 people and extending the deadliest eruption of ...

Bombings Mar Start Of Iraq's First Vote Since U.S. Withdrawal

Reuters | Posted 06.20.2013 | World

By Patrick Markey BAGHDAD, April 20 (Reuters) - A dozen small bombs exploded and mortar rounds landed near polling centres in Iraq on ...

Baghdad Hit By Wave Of Deadly Attacks

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 05.18.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Insurgents sent a bloody message on the eve of the 10th anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion, carrying out a wave of bombings across t...

Bombings In Iraq Kill 22, Mostly Pilgrims

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 03.19.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Insurgents unleashed a string of bomb attacks mainly targeting Shiite Muslim pilgrims across Iraq on Thursday, killing at least 26 peo...

Wave Of Attacks Kill Dozens In Iraq

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 03.18.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A suicide bomber driving a vehicle packed with explosives blew himself up outside the offices of a major Kurdish party in northern Ira...

Wave Of Bombings Kills 17 Across Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

BAGHDAD -- Insurgents unleashed a new wave of bombings across Iraq early Wednesday targeting security forces and civilians, and killing 17 people and ...