18 Soldiers in Iraq Are Killed During Raid on Rebel Group's Training Camp
New York Times
Muhammad al-Kurawi, the head of the army's Seventh Division, was leading the operation at the desert camp, where the Qaeda affiliate, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, had been training new members in how to make roadside bombs, according to the ...
Top-ranking officers killed in Iraq ambush
Attacks in Iraq Kill 17, Including Military Leader
5 senior officers among 18 killed in western Iraq ambush
Iraq veterans find the war at home is with red tape
Los Angeles Times
Iraq veterans find the war at home is with red tape. Ari Sonnenberg, an Iraq war veteran who served three tours, is haunted by what he saw during the war and frustrated by getting the runaround from the benefits section of the VA. "I was losing my mind ...
Iraqi militants kill at least 18 soldiers, including commander
Al Qaeda-linked Sunni militants have intensified attacks on Iraq's security forces, civilians and anyone seen as supporting the Shi'ite-led government in recent months in the country's deadliest violence in five years. The circumstances of Saturday's ...
Military Officers Killed in Iraq
Voice of America
December 21, 2013. Iraqi authorities say suicide bombers have killed at least 15 military personnel, including several officers. Officials say Major General Mohammed al-Karawi was among those killed Saturday in Rutba, near the Syrian border in western ...
Iraq police: At least 15 Iraqi army soldiers killed in ambush
(CNN) -- At least 15 Iraqi armed forces members were killed Saturday in an ambush, police in the Iraqi town of Ramadi said. Four high-ranking army offices among the dead. Eighteen others were injured in the attack by militants about 400 kilometers (250 ...
Iraq market bombings kill 9, wound 23
(CNN) -- Two roadside bombs exploded at an outdoor market in northern Iraq Friday, killing nine people and wounding 23 others, police said. The blasts occurred in quick succession in Tuz Khurmatou, according to Tikrit police officials. The city is ...
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Iraq in 2014: Back to civil war?
Al Jazeera America
As Iraq closes out one of its bloodiest years since the 2003 U.S. invasion, fears are mounting that the national elections next April will foreshadow more violence and perhaps even another descent into the sectarian conflict that enveloped the country ...
Suicide Bombers Attack Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq
New York Times
Security forces in Iraq have been taking tougher measures by sealing off roads and increasing checkpoints on routes used by the Shiite pilgrims to visit shrines in southern cities and around the capital Baghdad. The measures are intended to provide ...
Suicide attacks kill dozens in Iraq
Double Bombing Kills 6 in Iraq
Suicide bombings kill 29 in Iraq
Officials: Attacks in western Iraq, south of Baghdad kill 4 policemen, 2 ...
BAGHDAD – Officials say attacks in western Iraq and south of Baghdad have killed six people — four policemen and two Shiite pilgrims. Police officials say gunmen in a speeding cat opened fire at a police checkpoint in the western city of Fallujah on ...
Attacks across Iraq leave 15 people dead
BAGHDAD (AP) — A string of attacks across Iraq killed 15 people on Saturday, including a senior military commander, a colonel and five soldiers who all died during a raid on an al-Qaida hideout, officials said. Photo - An Iraqi federal policeman ...