World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Suicide bombers attacked two checkpoints south of Baghdad on Monday, among a spate of attacks in central Iraq that killed 23 people as a general election looms next week.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday April 20, 2014
A suicide bomber attacked a university in north Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least one person and wounding at least nine, security officials said.
World | Associated Press | Friday April 18, 2014
Officials in Iraq say a bomb planted on a street full of shoppers in the capital, Baghdad, has killed three people and wounded five.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday April 2, 2014
A series of bombings in Iraq killed eight people on Wednesday, including army recruits, at a time when the country is preparing for parliamentary elections slated to be held later this month.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 7, 2014
Shelling in Iraq's city of Fallujah, held by anti-government fighters for more than two months, and a shooting targeting a local official killed eight people Friday, police and doctors said.
World | Reuters | Tuesday February 18, 2014
Bombs exploded in predominantly Shi'ite Muslim districts of the Iraqi capital and in the southern city of Hilla on Tuesday, killing at least 49 people, police and hospital sources said.
World | Reuters | Thursday February 13, 2014
At least 17 civilians and soldiers were killed in car and roadside bomb attacks across Iraq on Wednesday, police and medics said.
World | Duraid Adnan and Tim Arango, The New York Times | Tuesday February 11, 2014
If there were such a thing, it would probably be rule No. 1 in the teaching manual for instructors of aspiring suicide bombers: Don't give lessons with live explosives.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 10, 2014
A car bomb mistakenly went off in a militant compound north of Baghdad on Monday, killing 21 insurgents including a suicide bomber, an anti-Qaeda militia leader and a police officer said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday February 8, 2014
New aerial bombardment from explosives-packed barrel bombs in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo killed at least 20 people on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
World | Reuters | Monday January 13, 2014
Bombs killed at least 18 people in Iraq on Sunday, police and medics said, as the Shi'ite-led government sought to evict al Qaeda-linked militants from Falluja without a fight.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 25, 2013
Attacks, including bombs that exploded in a market near a church in Baghdad, killed at least 44 people across Iraq on Wednesday, officials said.
World | Reuters | Wednesday December 25, 2013
A car bomb went off near a church during Christmas Mass in the capital's southern Dora neighbourhood, killing at least 15 people and wounding more than 30.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
An Iraqi policeman gave his own life on Wednesday in an attempt to protect pilgrims, embracing a suicide bomber just moments before an attack to shield others from the blast.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
A wave of bombings mostly targeting Shiite areas in and around Baghdad killed at least 35 people on Sunday as surging violence spurs concerns Iraq is falling back into all-out conflict.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 30, 2013
A wave of violence on Friday killed 51 people in Iraq, most of whom were kidnapped and shot dead with their corpses abandoned, in scenes harking back to Iraq's sectarian war.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 25, 2013
Iraq attacks, including a market bombing and the assassination of a former MP, killed 34 people Monday as France offered to help combat a surge in bloodshed ahead of elections.
World | Associated Press | Friday November 22, 2013
A truck bomb tore through an outdoor vegetable market in northeastern Iraq, the deadliest of a series of attacks on Thursday that killed at least 48 people, officials said.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 21, 2013
A car bomb exploded in a busy market in northeastern Iraq on Thursday, killing at least 25 people and wounding more than 30, the town's mayor and medical sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 15, 2013
Attacks mostly against Shiites, including the suicide bombing of a religious procession, killed 44 people in Iraq on Thursday despite massive security for one of the holiest days of their faith.