New York Times
Syrian Kurdish Refugees Fear Harsh Winter in Northern Iraq
Voice of America
The U.N. refugee agency estimates that in the past two months, about 63,000 Syrians have entered the Kurdish region of Iraq, bringing the total number of refugees there to at least 220,000. Most of them are ethnic Kurds. William Tall, the chief UNHCR ...
Iraq suicide blasts kill 27, many of them children
Iraq: Spate of suicide bombings against civilians are crimes against humanity
Bomber Kills 13 Children At Iraq School Playground
Iraq War veteran denied university's lottery win, so rival school pays up
KVIA 7 reports the Army veteran, who lost both legs in Iraq in 2007, at first seemed to win a $2,000 prize after his name was drawn from a lottery during last week's New Mexico State University football game against San Diego State. New Mexico State ...
Children among dead in Iraq blasts
A suicide bomber had detonated himself among Shia Muslim pilgrims in Baghdad, while car bombs targeted an elementary school and a police station in a northern Iraqi village. The explosions on Sunday began in the Shia Turkomen village of Qabak, just ...
Iraq exposed to organized violence: Iran official
... exposed to the threat of organized violence. “Iraq is currently exposed to the threat of an organized model of violence stemming from of the domination of security, political and sectarian approaches over human, religious and moral values ...
War was 'devastating to America' - and Iraq
The result, as Republican Congressman Paul Ryan remarked at a 2007 hearing on the Iraq war, was that while Democrats talked a good game "about how much we are spending on war as opposed to children's health insurance or education programs or ...
String of bomb blasts kill scores in Iraq
Al Jazeera America
Civilians look at the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad Oct. 7, 2013. At least two civilians were killed on Sunday when two bombs went off near a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Baghdad, a police source said. The source said that nine other people were ...
Over 40 killed, more than 80 injured in Iraq blasts
More than 40 people have been killed and over 80 others injured in a spate of bomb attacks and a shooting across Iraq, mostly in the capital city of Baghdad, police and medical sources say. On Monday, multiple bombs attacks -- mostly car bomb ...
Iraq: Outburst of Bombings Sweeps Through Baghdad Neighborhoods
New York Times
Twelve explosions hit Shiite neighborhoods in Baghdad within 40 minutes on Monday, killing at least 37 people and wounding more than 100, security and medical officials said. In one attack in the Husseiniya area in northern Baghdad, a homemade bomb ...
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 ...
Iraq suicide bomb kills 14 children in school playground attack
A suicide bomber killed 14 children in Iraq yesterday when he drove a truck packed with explosives into the playground of a primary school. The attack took place at around 9.30am in the village of Qabak, around 260 miles north-west of Baghdad.