Baghdad: Suicide attack kills Iraqi army recruits
Aug 17, 2010
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 | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
Gunmen and suicide bombers attacked a police intelligence headquarters and a nearby shopping mall in a coordinated attack in the northern city of Kirkuk
World | Reuters | Sunday October 6, 2013
Two suicide bombers targeted Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq on Saturday, killing 60 people on the eve of the anniversary of one of their imams' deaths, police and medics said on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 25, 2013
Militants attacked local government and police buildings in northern Iraq with suicide bombings and mortar fire on Wednesday, sparking clashes that killed 14 people, among 24 deaths nationwide, officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 23, 2013
Two buses speed south from Baghdad towards Najaf on Sunday bearing the bodies of people killed in an attack, as other buses return carrying upside-down coffins, the dead they held now buried.
World | Reuters | Thursday September 12, 2013
A co-ordinated car and suicide bomb attack on a Shi'ite mosque in the Iraqi capital killed at least 33 people on Wednesday evening, police and medical sources said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday August 24, 2013
A suicide bomber attacked a park in northern Baghdad crowded by cafe- and restaurant-goers on Friday night, the bloodiest attack in a day of violence that killed at least 36 people across the country, authorities said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 13, 2013
Authorities in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk have ordered all cafes to be shut down a day after a suicide attack killed 39 people when a bomber detonated his explosives in a crowded coffee shop.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 5, 2013
A suicide bomber crashed an explosives-laden car into police patrolling a city north of the Iraqi capital killing 2 police personnel, said an official.
World | Reuters | Tuesday June 11, 2013
Insurgents struck cities across Iraq on Monday with car bombs, suicide attacks and gun battles, killing more than 70 people in worsening sectarian violence.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 10, 2013
Three near-simultaneous bombings - two car bombs and a suicide attack - killed at least 12 people in a fruit and vegetable wholesale market north of Baghdad today, officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 6, 2013
A coordinated attack involving a suicide bomber at an open-air election campaign meeting in central Iraq killed 25 people on Saturday, the latest in a spike in unrest two weeks before provincial polls.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 1, 2013
A suicide bomber blew up a tanker truck at police headquarters in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Monday, killing seven people in the latest in a spike in unrest ahead of the first elections since 2010.
World | Reuters | Sunday March 17, 2013
Al Qaeda's Iraqi affiliate said on Sunday it carried out a coordinated suicide bomb and gun attack on the country's justice ministry last week that killed at least 25 people in the centre of Baghdad.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 11, 2013
A suicide bomber killed three people and wounded 165 in northern Iraq on Monday, while four people were killed in shootings elsewhere in the country, security and medical officials said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday February 16, 2013
Iraqi officials say a suicide blast in northern Iraq has killed a senior military official and three bodyguards.
World | Agence France-Press | Sunday February 3, 2013
An assault on a police headquarters in a disputed city in north Iraq involving a car bomb set off by a suicide attacker followed by gunmen trying to storm the compound killed 30 people on Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 23, 2013
A suicide bomb at a funeral in a Shiite mosque in north Iraq killed at least 42 people on Wednesday, the latest in a spate of deadly violence amid a political crisis engulfing the country.
World | Agence France Presse | Sunday February 19, 2012
A suicide car bomber blew himself up in front of a Baghdad police academy on Sunday, killing 15 people and wounding 21 others in the deadliest attack for weeks in the Iraqi capital, security officials said.
World | Agence France Presse | Monday November 28, 2011
A suicide car bomber on Monday detonated an explosives-packed vehicle near a prison north of Baghdad, killing up to 13 people, while another attack cost two more lives, Iraqi security officials said.