Attacks across Baghdad and northern Iraq kill 70
Baghdad (CNN) -- At least 70 people have been killed in another wave of the horrifying daily violence that is threatening to unravel Iraq, police officials around the country said. More than 40 were killed in Baghdad Monday, many of whom were on their ...
Dozens of Iraqis Killed in Attacks
Violence grips Iraq in day of deadly bombings
Wave of attacks leave 65 dead in Iraq
Damaged Torah scrolls, salvaged in Iraq, buried in NY
"This project is somewhat reflective of the new Iraq," said Lukman Faily, the Iraqi ambassador to the U.S. "We are saying we would like to share and preserve the history and the heritage of the Jews, of the Christians, of the Muslims." The artifacts ...
Scores killed in Iraq bloodshed ahead of Shi'ite holy day
11:56am EST. TIKRIT (Reuters) - Suicide bombers and gunmen killed scores of people in Iraq on Monday in attacks mostly targeting Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims and official buildings ahead of a major Shi'ite ritual next week. Al Qaeda-linked Sunni Muslim ...
Bus passengers gunned down in Iraq day of violence which kills 42
More than 40 killed in Iraq bombings, attacks
Car bombs hit Shia pilgrims as Iraq unrest kills 66
Attacks across Iraq leave at least 29 dead
Los Angeles Times
BAGHDAD — A group of suicide bombers launched a brazen assault on a police station north of Baghdad, killing eight policemen, the deadliest in a string of attacks across Iraq on Monday that killed at least 29 people, official said. There was no ...
UN starts aid delivery to Syria from Iraq
The United Nations sent its first delivery of humanitarian aid by air to Syria from Iraq and said it plans to deliver more food and winter supplies to the mainly Kurdish northeast in the next 12 days. The first cargo plane carrying food took off from ...
UN Airlifts Aid to Syria from Iraq
UN starts first aid airlifts to Syria from Iraq as cold grips
First UN aid flight from Iraq lands in Syria
Wave of attacks kill 70 people in Iraq
BAGHDAD -- Authorities in Iraq say a double car bomb attack has killed 23 Shiites pilgrims just south of Baghdad. Police officials say the Monday night attack took place in the southern Baghdad suburb of al-Rasheed as a group of Shiite pilgrims were ...
Voice of America
Sectarian Attacks Kill 65 in Iraq
Voice of America
There was no claim of responsibility for the attacks, but insurgent groups, mainly al-Qaida and other Sunni militants, frequently target members of Iraq's Shi'ite majority, whom they consider to be apostates. Hundreds of thousands of Shi'ite pilgrims ...
Gunmen in Iraq Kill an Official and His Family
New York Times
BAGHDAD — Unidentified gunmen stormed the house of a Health Ministry employee in a city north of the capital on Sunday and killed him, his wife and their three children, the police and medical officials said. Other attacks across the country left at ...
Dozens Killed In Attacks Across Iraq
No one has claimed responsibility for the attack, but Sunni militants frequently target members of Iraq's Shi'ite minority, whom they consider to be apostates. Earlier on December 16, a spate of bombings and attacks killed at least 47 people. According ...
Home invasion killings, bombings kill nine in Iraq
Times of India
BAGHDAD: Gunmen broke into the home of a government employee in a town north of Iraq's capital and killed him and his family, the deadliest in attacks on Sunday that left nine dead across the country, officials said. Attackers using guns fitted with ...