World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
Two suicide car bombs exploded seconds and a few hundred metres (yards) apart in a busy area of central Baghdad Thursday, killing at least 13 people, police and medical sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 26, 2014
Twenty more people were wounded by the blast in the northern part of the tinderbox oil hub, which lies at the heart of territory Iraq's Kurds want to incorporate into their autonomous region over the objections of Baghdad.
World | Reuters | Wednesday June 25, 2014
A suicide bomber killed himself and wounded at least four security officers at a hotel in Beirut close to the Saudi Arabian embassy on Wednesday, Lebanese security sources said, the third blast in Lebanon in less than a week.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 30, 2014
A bomb near a polling station in north Iraq killed two women on Wednesday, officials said, as voters cast their ballots under tight security following a surge of pre-election violence.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Fifty people were killed on Monday as suicide bombers attacked a political rally and Iraqi police and soldiers cast their votes early for a national election in two days' time, authorities and witnesses said.
World | Associated Press | Monday April 28, 2014
A car bomb explosion on Sunday evening killed 10 people at an outdoor market in the Iraqi capital, officials said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday April 26, 2014
The death toll from twin jihadist bombings that struck a Shiite political rally in the Iraqi capital ahead of next week's parliamentary election has risen to 33, officials said on Saturday.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday April 24, 2014
A car bomb exploded at a police checkpoint south of Baghdad on Thursday, killing eight people, as Iraq struggles with daily violence ahead of an election next week.
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 | 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 | 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 | Reuters | Tuesday October 8, 2013
Bombs exploded across the Iraqi capital on Monday, killing at least 38 people, police said, as suspected Sunni Islamist militants pursued a campaign to provoke intercommunal conflict.
World | Reuters | Monday September 30, 2013
A series of car bombs exploded in busy areas in predominantly Shi'ite neighborhoods of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 42 people and wounding dozens more, police and medical sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 14, 2013
A suicide bomber killed 26 people at the funeral for a member of a tiny Iraqi minority group Saturday, the latest in a months-long wave of bloodshed plaguing the country.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 15, 2013
A spate of 11 car bombs during morning rush hour across Iraq on Monday killed 15 people and wounded hundreds, the latest in a spike in violence just days before the country's first elections since 2010.
World | Agence-France Presse | Friday April 12, 2013
A bomb exploded near a Sunni mosque north of Baghdad on Friday, killing seven people, a police colonel and a doctor said, the latest in an uptick in violence in the run-up to elections next week.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Car bombs and a suicide blast hit Shi'ite districts of Baghdad and south of Iraq's capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people on the 10th anniversary of the invasion that ousted Saddam Hussein.
World | Associated Press | Thursday February 28, 2013
Officials say a car bomb at a livestock market southeast of Baghdad and a roadside bombing in the Iraqi capital have killed four people and wounded 16.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 10, 2013
A bomb exploded on the roof of an Iraqi satellite channel's offices a day after the broadcaster aired a caller's criticism of a revered Kurdish leader, an official said on Sunday.
World | Associated Press | Friday February 8, 2013
Car bombs struck two outdoor markets and a group of taxi vans in Shiite areas across Iraq on Friday, killing at least 36 people and wounding nearly 100 in the bloodiest day in more than two months, as minority Sunnis staged mass anti-government prote...