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Iraq Bombings

Wave Of Deadly Bombings Hit Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 11.09.2014 | World

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

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...

Blasts Rock Iraq's Kirkuk, Baghdad, Dozens Dead

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN and VIVIAN SALAMA | Posted 10.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Bombings in Baghdad and the northern city of Kirkuk killed at least 42 people in Iraq on Saturday as the government investigated a de...

Iraq Suicide Car Bombing Kills At Least 21 In Baghdad

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.22.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide driver rammed his explosive-laden car into a police checkpoint in the Iraqi capital killing 21 people, including more than ...

Bombings Target Kurdish Offices In Iraq, Killing 33

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 08.09.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A double bombing tore through Kurdish political party offices in northern Iraq in the deadliest of a series of attacks nationwide tha...

Car Bombs Explode Across Baghdad

AP | By SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 08.07.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of car bombs exploded across Iraq's capital Saturday night, killing at least 52 people in a day of violence that saw militan...

Christmas Day Bombings Kill Dozens In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 12.26.2013 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants in Iraq targeted Christians in three separate Christmas Day bombings in Baghdad, killing at least 37 people, officials said...

A Wave Of Violence Sweeps Iraq

Posted 12.17.2013 | World

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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...

Iraq Car Bombs Kill Dozens

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

BAGHDAD -- BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of car bombings in Baghdad, an explosion at a market and a suicide assault in a northern city killed at least 62 ...

Attacks Across Iraq Kill At Least 31

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

BAGHDAD -- BAGHDAD (AP) — A string of bombings in mostly Shiite-majority cities across Iraq on Sunday killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens, ...

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...

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...

Wave Of Evening Bombs Kills Dozens In Baghdad

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB and ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 11.03.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A series of coordinated evening blasts in Baghdad and other violence killed at least 67 people in Iraq on Tuesday, officials said, the...

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...

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 ...

Wave Of Bombings Kills Dozens

AP | ADAM SCHRECK and SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 09.13.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A wave of coordinated blasts that tore through overwhelmingly Shiite cities shortly before the breaking of the Ramadan fast and other ...

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...

Series Of Bomb Attacks In Iraq Kills At Least 42

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 08.24.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — A series of evening bombings near markets in and around Baghdad and other blasts north of the capital killed at least 42 people and wo...

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 ...

Bomb Blasts Kill At Least 30 In Iraq

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 07.29.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Officials in Iraq are growing increasingly concerned over an unabated spike in violence that claimed at least another 33 lives on Thur...

Bomb Blasts Claim More Lives In Iraq

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2013 | World

KIRKUK, Iraq, May 21 (Reuters) - Several bomb blasts killed at least 12 people in Iraq on Tuesday, police said, a day after more than 70 died in att...

Bloody Day In Iraq Leaves At Least 76 Dead

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombs ripped through Sunni areas in Baghdad and surrounding areas Friday, killing at least 76 people in the deadliest day in Iraq in m...

Bombing Outside Mosque Kills At Least 43 In Iraq

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

BAQUBA, Iraq, May 17 (Reuters) - Two bombs exploded outside a Sunni Muslim mosque the Iraqi city of Baquba as worshippers left after Friday prayer...