Bombs blasts across Iraq kill 25 people
It was not immediately clear who was behind Sunday's attacks, but Sunni Islamist and other insurgents including al Qaeda, which views Shi'ite Muslims as non-believers, have been regaining ground in Iraq this year. More than 6,000 people have been ...
Officials: Attacks across Iraq kill at least 42
Deaths reported in serial Iraq bombings
Al-Qaida surges back in Iraq, reviving old fears
How the World Health Organisation covered up Iraq's nuclear nightmare
Last month, the World Health Organisation (WHO) published a long awaited document summarising the findings of an in-depth investigation into the prevalence of congenital birth defects (CBD) in Iraq, which many experts believe is linked to the use of ...
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United Nations Human Rights Chief Condemns Mass Executions in Iraq
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GENEVA — The United Nations human rights chief, Navi Pillay, on Friday condemned Iraq's execution of 42 prisoners over two days this week, denouncing such mass executions as “obscene and inhuman” and warning that they undermine efforts to reduce ...
Iraq executes 42 people in one week
Iraq Carries Out 42 Executions In Single Week
Iraq executes 42 convicts in last two days
Iraqi Kurdistan's chief ready to strike militants in Syria, Iraq
... chief ready to strike militants in Syria, Iraq. Sunday, 13 October 2013. Massud Barzani, president of the autonomous region of Kurdistan in Iraq, says Kurds must avoid being involved in the Syrian conflict but are ready to strike back militants ...
Post-attack security measures deal severe blow to Iraq Kurdistan tourism
Barzani prepared to strike militants in Iraq and Syria
Turkey approves strikes against rebels in Iraq
Al Qaeda Car Bombs And Suicide Attacks Are Tearing Iraq Apart
Al-Qaida has come roaring back in Iraq since U.S. troops left in late 2011 and now looks stronger than it has in years. The terror group has shown it is capable of carrying out mass-casualty attacks several times a month, driving the death toll in Iraq ...
Deadly car bomb explodes in Iraq
More than 6,000 people have been killed in violence across the country so far this year, as Iraq's sectarian balance comes under acute strain from the civil war in neighbouring Syria. "I stopped my car to buy sweets for my kids from a nearby shop when ...
Bombs blasts across Iraq kill ten people - police
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A series of bombs killed at least ten people in mostly Shi'ite Muslim provinces of Iraq on Sunday ahead of the Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha, police and medical sources said. Altogether 11 bombs were detonated by remote control.
The Enigma of Qasem Soleimani And His Role in Iraq
After helping pacify Iranian Kurdistan, Soleimani moved on to the war with Iraq immediately after it erupted in 1980, serving as the leader of a military company, consisting of men from his hometown of Kerman whom he personally assembled and trained.
Car bomb at Iraq market kills 17
BAGHDAD (AP) — A car bombing at a market in Iraq killed 17 people on Saturday, wounding dozens of others in the latest outbreak of violence to hit the country. Police officials said a pickup truck exploded at night at the entrance of a wholesale fruit ...
23 killed, 148 wounded in wave of violent attacks across Iraq
BAGHDAD, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- At least 23 people were killed and 148 others wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq on Sunday, police and Interior Ministry officials said. A suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt blew himself up at a ...