World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 6, 2015
Iraqi security forces backed by air support used anti-tank missiles to repel Islamic State (IS) group suicide bombers driving explosives-rigged vehicles in Anbar province today, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 2, 2015
The Islamic State (IS) group claimed a suicide attack on an Iraqi police base north of Baghdad that officials said today had killed at least 47 people.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 1, 2015
A suicide attack using an armoured vehicle packed with explosives against an Iraqi police base northwest of Baghdad killed at least 37 people today, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 12, 2015
Islamic State militants on Saturday launched suicide attacks against the Baiji oil refinery, Iraq's largest, a senior army officer said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
The heartbroken father of an Australian schoolboy believed to have died while carrying out a suicide bombing for Islamic State said today that he felt "totally responsible" for failing to see that his son needed help.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 11, 2015
The Islamic State jihadist group launched a coordinated attack on government-held areas of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on today, involving seven almost simultaneous suicide car bombs, police said.
World News | Agece France-Presse | Tuesday March 3, 2015
The Islamic State group said today a US citizen carried out a suicide attack against Iraqi forces involved in an operation to retake the jihadist-held city of Tikrit.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday January 8, 2015
Suicide attacks targeting security checkpoints and Shiite worshippers killed 23 people in Iraq today, officials said.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Suicide bombings and car bombs, including an attack on federal police headquarters, killed 23 people in Iraq on Wednesday, police, military and medical sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
A suicide bomber detonated explosives on Monday outside a Shiite mosque in central Baghdad, killing at least 11 people in the second such attack in the capital in 24 hours, officials said.
World News | Reuters | Sunday October 19, 2014
The Islamic State staged a suicide attack on Iraqi soldiers on Sunday to halt their advance on a key northern city, using a military vehicle to lull the government troops into a false sense of security, officers said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
Car bomb blasts, including a suicide attack, in two Shiite neighbourhoods of Baghdad killed at least 16 people Thursday, police and medical sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 18, 2014
A suicide car bomb attack killed seven people and destroyed a vital bridge Wednesday in Ramadi, the capital of the western province of Anbar where government forces have been battling jihadists.
World News | Reuters | Monday August 25, 2014
A suicide bomb attack in a Shi'ite mosque in Baghdad on Monday killed at least nine people and wounded 21, police and medical sources said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday August 23, 2014
Two suicide bombers in Iraq killed at least 17 people in apparent revenge attacks after an assault on a Sunni mosque deepened sectarian conflict.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.