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Iraq: Militants Accidentally Set Off Own Car Bomb, At Least 21 Dead

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 04.12.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say militants accidentally set off their own car bomb at a training camp north of Baghdad, leaving 21 of their number...

Day Of Car Bombings Kill At Least 23 Across Baghdad

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 02.03.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A new series of car bombings in and around Baghdad on Monday killed at least 23 people, officials said, as Iraq's Shiite-led governme...

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...

Car Bombs Kill At Least 51 In Iraq

Reuters | Posted 08.06.2013 | World

BAGHDAD, Aug 6 (Reuters) - A series of car bombs targeting busy markets and shopping streets in and around Baghdad killed at least 51 people and wound...

Bloody Day In Iraq Leaves At Least 56 Dead

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Insurgents unleashed a new wave of attacks on Tuesday in Iraq, killing at least 49 people, officials said, the latest in a surge in vi...

Bombings Kill Dozens In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 01.29.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Back-to-back explosions tore through tents housing Shiite pilgrims in southern Iraq on Thursday, the deadliest in a wave of bombings t...

Roadside Bomb Blast Kills 5 In Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 11.22.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Five Iraqi soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb explosion north of Baghdad on Saturday, Iraqi officials said, as suspected Sunni mi...

Car Bombs Kill 20 In Iraq

AP | LARA JAKES and BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 09.30.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — A double bombing struck at an upscale neighborhood Iraq's capital Tuesday, killing at least 21 even though police stopped three attack...

Car Bomb Outside Iraqi Marketplace Kills At Least 8 People

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 09.03.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — A car exploded outside a southern Iraqi marketplace on Wednesday, killing at least eight people and wounding 28 in the latest deadly a...

Al Qaeda Attacks Shiite Pilgrimage

AP | KAY JOHNSON and SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 08.16.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Two car bombs in Iraq's capital killed at least 26 people Saturday on the last day of a Shiite pilgrimage already hit by multiple bomb...

Suicide Bomber Strikes Iraqi Capital

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 08.04.2012 | World

By SINAN SALAHEDDIN, Associated Press BAGHDAD -- A suicide bomber detonated an explosive-rigged car outside Iraq's main religious affairs office fo...

String Of Bombings Brings Death Toll In Iraq To 150 In 2012

AP | BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 03.17.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Car bombs ripped through two Iraqi cities on Monday, killing at least 11 people, Iraq officials said, in the latest attacks targeting ...

Bombs Explode In Iraq, Kill At Least 21 People

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2011 | World

BAGHDAD, June 21 (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed on Tuesday when bombs exploded at a checkpoint outside a provincial governor's house i...

Bombs Target Iraqi Cleric's Office, Killing Scores

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The bloodiest day of the year in Iraq left at least 69 people dead in a series of bombings in mainly Shiite areas Friday – conce...

Twin blasts kill 40 Shiite pilgrims in Iraq

AP | CHELSEA J. CARTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A car bomb ripped through a crowd of Shiite pilgrims outside the holy city of Karbala Friday, sending many fleeing into the path of a ...

Car Bomb Kills 7 In Iraqi Capital

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A car bomb exploded Friday at a market south of Baghdad in a region that was once the scene of frequent attacks on Shiites, killing se...

Iraq Civilian Deaths Are Highest Since April

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD (Reuters) The number of civilians recorded killed in violence in Iraq shot up to 393 in August, its highest level since April, after a spate ...

Iraq: Car Bomb Kills 20 At Crowded Market In Baghdad

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A car bomb exploded Thursday along a bustling commercial street in a mostly Shiite area of north Baghdad, killing at least 20 people i...

Iraq: Car Bomb Kills 13 At Livestock Market

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A car bomb tore through a crowded livestock market south of Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 13 people in a mainly Shiite area th...

Police: Car Bomb Kills 4 In Northern Iraq

AP | CHELSEA J. CARTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — A suicide bomber detonated an explosive belt packed with nails among Shiite worshippers Thursday in a holy city south of Baghdad, kill...

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...

Baghdad Car Bomb Kills Over 50, Wounds 75

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — A car bomb ripped through a busy commercial street in a Shiite area of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least 51 people and wounding sco...

Head Of Saddam's Tribe Blown Up By Car Bomb

Reuters | Nadheer al-Samarrai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The head of Saddam Hussein's tribe was killed by a bomb planted on his vehicle north of Baghdad on Tuesday, police said. The blast killed Sheikh Ali ...

Baghdad Car Bomb Kills At Least 13

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — A truck packed with rockets blew up Wednesday in a Shiite area of Baghdad, killing 18 people in the deadliest single blast in the city...

Mosul Car Bomb Kills Policemen, Civilians In Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAGHDAD — A suicide car bomber targeted the provincial police headquarters in Mosul on Monday, killing at least nine people and wounding dozens,...