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Death Toll Soars In Day Of Iraq Bombings

AP | ADAM SCHRECK and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD — BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad has risen sharply, increa...

Roadside Bombs Explode Near Busy Market

AP | MAZIN YAHYA | Posted 10.02.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombings and drive-by shootings killed 12 people across Iraq on Thursday, officials said, in the latest series of small but recurrent ...

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...

Bomb Rips Through Crowded Baghdad Restaurant

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

BAGHDAD -- Bombs exploded at a crowded Baghdad restaurant and a near police patrol Thursday, among attacks that killed at least 18 people and wounded ...

Bombs Rip Through Baghdad Market

AP | BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 01.06.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Three bombs ripped through a sprawling Baghdad market Sunday, killing eight people at the beginning of a Muslim religious holiday and ...

Twin Blasts At Music Store Kill At Least 32, Wound 71

AP | By BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 12.28.2011 | World

BAGHDAD -- The death toll from a twin bombing in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad rose on Friday to 32 – the worst violence to hit Iraq since Pr...

Twin Bombings Target Baghdad Music Store, Kill 18

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 12.27.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A twin bombing killed 18 people Thursday in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad – the deadliest attack to rock Iraq since President...

Bomb Near Baghdad Liquor Store Kills At Least 7

AP | MAZIN YAHYA | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A bomb blast near a Baghdad liquor store Monday evening killed seven people and injured another 18, Iraqi medical and police officials...

Letter Bombs In Greece, Suspicious Packages From Yemen, And More Spur Security Concerns

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Bombings across the world made headlines in the last few days, as multiple world leaders were targeted, embassies faced blasts, an oil pipeline explod...

Suicide Bombs Kill 33 In Iraq

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Suicide bombers in a crowded Baghdad commercial district and Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit killed as many as 33 people Sunday as...

Baghdad Bombs: Death Toll Rises To 17

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A string of deadly blasts shattered an early round of voting in Iraq Thursday, killing 17 people and highlighting the fragile nature o...

Baghdad Crime Lab Rocked By Suicide Car Bomb

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Militant groups are finding new ways to foil Iraqi security – hiding explosives in the chassis of vehicles or tucking them into ...

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...

Baghdad Bombed Again, Multiple Explosions Outside Green Zone

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A barrage of bombings killed nine people in two of Iraq's largest cities Tuesday, stoking Iraqis' anger that insurgents continue to sl...

Al-Qaida Linked Group Claims Responsibility For Baghdad Attacks

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD AP - An al-Qaida linked group claimed responsibility for the twin suicide bombings in the heart of Baghdad that killed at least 155 people as ...

Baghdad Bombings Spark Changes In Iraqi Army

AP | CHELSEA J. CARTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Iraq's Western-backed government – facing intense pressure to address security lapses after suicide bombings killed 127 people i...

Baghdad Car Bombs Kill Over 100

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A pair of suicide car bombings Sunday devastated the heart of Iraq's capital, killing at least 147 people in the country's deadliest a...

Wissam Ali Kadhim Ibrahim, Saddam-Era Police Official, Confesses To Iraq Attack (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iraqi officials have released a video of a Saddam-era police official, Wissam Ali Kadhim Ibrahim, confessing to helping organize one of last week's bo...

Baghdad: Bicycle Bomb Kills 2 As Wednesday's Death Toll Rises To 101

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Nearly simultaneous truck bombs struck Iraq's Foreign and Finance ministries Wednesday as a wave of explosions killed at least 95 peop...

Mosul, Baghdad: Bombs Kill More Than 40

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombs killed nearly 60 people in Iraq on Thursday in the worst violence since U.S. combat troops withdrew from urban areas last week, ...

Motorcycle Bomb Kills 15 In Baghdad Market 4 Days Before US Troop Withdrawal

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Motorcycle bombs killed at least 20 people in separate attacks in Baghdad Friday, at least 19 of them in a crowded bazaar, part of an ...

Bomb Kills 7 In Southwest Baghdad

AP | PATRICK QUINN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The bombing of a Baghdad bus station Thursday pushed the death toll from a weeklong series of blasts near Shiite targets to about 200,...

Bomb Strikes Shiite Market In Baghdad, More Than 60 Dead

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A bomb ripped through a crowded market in Baghdad's main Shiite district on Wednesday, killing at least 69 people and wounding more th...

Baghdad Roadside Bomb Kills 3 US Soldiers

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombers struck in Baghdad and a northern city Thursday, killing three American soldiers and nearly two dozen Iraqis in a new spasm of ...

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...