Suicide bombers target Iraq Shi'ites, killing 60
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - 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. In the northern city of Mosul, unidentified gunmen ...
String of attacks in Iraq kills at least 66
Sectarian violence kills dozens in Iraq
Iraq: at least 60 people killed in Baghdad suicide bombings
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In Iraq, executions rise as deadly attacks escalate
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There's a certain prison in the northeastern Baghdad district of Kadhimiyah, Iraq, where the Tigris River makes a sharp bend before it winds its way through the rest of the city. It's where men and women who are sentenced to death wait to die. When ...
UPDATE 2-Suicide bombers target Iraq Shi'ites, killing 32
BAGHDAD Oct 5 (Reuters) - Two suicide bombers targeted Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq on Saturday, killing at least 32 people on the eve of the anniversary of one of their imams' deaths, police and medics said on Saturday. In the northern city of Mosul ...
Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal Set To Become Iraq 2.0
Though Obama touts his role in "ending" the Iraq War, his side often omits the role the SOFA in Iraq played in American withdrawal. The administration had actually sought to extend the amount of time several tens of thousands of troops could stay with ...
Impasse with Afghanistan raises prospect of total US withdrawal in 2014
Suicide bomber strikes cafe in Iraq, killing 13
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BAGHDAD — The mayor of a largely Shiite town north of Baghdad says a suicide bomber has blown himself up inside a cafe there, killing at least 13 in the latest lethal attack to strike Iraq. Balad Mayor Malik Lefta says the bomber blew himself up ...
Iraq war veteran who lost both legs in bomb attack misses out on $2000 cash ...
An Iraq war veteran who lost both his legs in an IED attack missed out on a $2,000 prize at his university's football game. Crowds of students at New Mexico State University were surprised when the winner of a cash prize was announced last Saturday ...
48 killed in attacks across Iraq
A suicide bomber blew himself up among a crowd of Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad and another detonated his explosives inside a cafe north of the capital, the deadliest of several attacks across Iraq today which killed at least 48 people. Published: Sat ...
Iraq officials report 2 more bombings, raising the day's death toll to 41
BAGHDAD — Iraq officials report 2 more bombings, raising the day's death toll to 41. Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 30: ...
Suicide bomber kills 12 at Iraq cafe: police
Militants have carried out a number of attacks on cafes in Iraq in recent months, and have also targeted other places where crowds gather, including mosques, football fields, funerals and markets. Violence has reached a level unseen since 2008, and ...
Pilgrims, Journalists Among 107 Killed, 179 Wounded in Iraq Attacks
A deadly morning attack against two journalists working in Mosul was quickly overshadowed by bombings in Baiji and then Baghdad. Both bombings were targeting Shi'ite Iraqis. Overall, at least 107 people were killed and 179 more were wounded. At least ...