Baghdad: Suicide attack kills Iraqi army recruits
Aug 17, 2010
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
An 18-year-old Australian man was behind a deadly suicide bomb attack in Iraq last week, authorities said on Monday, with Attorney-General George Brandis calling it a "disturbing development".
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 4, 2014
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged vehicle at a security forces position north of Baghdad on Friday, killing 15 people, police and a doctor said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 26, 2014
A man blew himself up in a Beirut hotel on Wednesday as security forces stormed his room, killing himself and wounding 10 other people, a senior Lebanese official said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday June 12, 2014
A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside a tent where local Shiite tribal leaders were meeting in northern Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 15 people, officials said.
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 22, 2014
Iraqi officials say a car bombing and a suicide attack have killed at least nine people and wounded 19.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 15, 2014
Militants killed 10 people in an assault on a Baghdad court involving suicide bombers and shot dead five army officers in attacks Thursday amid a surge of post-election violence.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday April 29, 2014
An al Qaida spin-off group has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in a Kurdish town northeast of Baghdad that killed at least 25 people the previous day.
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 21, 2014
Suicide bombings and other attacks across Iraq killed at least 19 people and wounded 36 today, officials said, the latest in an uptick in violence as the country counts down to crucial parliament elections later this month.
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 | Thursday March 20, 2014
Iraqi officials say an overnight suicide attack inside a cafe in Baghdad has killed at least 12 people and wounded 38.
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 8, 2014
A suicide bomber in a stolen police Humvee passed through a military checkpoint in Iraq before detonating his explosives, part of a series of assaults across the country on Saturday that killed seven people, authorities said.
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.