Car Bombings Kill Scores Across Iraq
New York Times
BAGHDAD — As Iraqis flooded the streets of their capital and other cities on Saturday to celebrate Id al-Fitr, the holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, a string of car bombs struck in mostly Shiite neighborhoods, killing more than ...
69 killed by wave of bombings in Iraq
At least 64 people killed in Iraq; US offers reward
Iraq car bombings leave 69 dead amid Eid al-Fitr celebrations
At least 64 people killed, more than 190 people wounded in Iraq violence
(CNN) -- Bloodshed exploded Saturday throughout Iraq as at least 64 people were killed in a wave of bombings and more than 190 people were wounded during Eid festivities marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, two Interior Ministry officials told ...
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Scores killed as Iraq marks end to bloody Ramadan
The 12 separate blasts targeting markets, busy shopping streets and parks where families like to mark Eid were part of a surge in sectarian violence in Iraq since the start of the year. Related: 60 dead in Iraq as wave of attacks targets Shi'ites. This ...
Around 80 killed, 200 wounded in string of bombings in Iraq
At least 80 people have been killed and 200 others wounded in a series of bombings in Iraq. The deadliest explosions took place in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, according to police and medical officials. Twelve separate car bomb explosions targeting ...
Car bombs kill 60, wound nearly 200 in Iraq
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A series of car bombs in mainly Shi'ite areas of Baghdad killed 50 people and wounded 140 on Saturday, police and medical sources said, part of a surge in violence in Iraq since the start of the year. The nine separate explosions ...
Bomb near park in central Iraq kills 4
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say a bomb near a park south of Baghdad has killed four people, including two children, who were celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday. Police officials said that the Saturday afternoon blast in the town of Zubeidiyah ...
Bomb near park in central Iraq kills 4 during holiday celebrations
Bomb near park in central Iraq kills 4 during holiday celebrations. Published August 10, 2013. Associated Press. BAGHDAD – Iraqi authorities say a bomb near a park south of Baghdad has killed four people, including two children, who were celebrating ...
Iraq war veteran gets life for killing Wisconsin cop wife
(Reuters) - A decorated U.S. Iraq war veteran was sentenced on Friday to life in prison with the possibility of seeking release after 35 years for gunning down his wife, a Wisconsin police officer, while she was on duty early last Christmas Eve ...
Officials: Wave of bombings in Iraq kills 33
BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials say a wave of bombings around the Iraqi capital of Baghdad have killed 33 people celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday. Police officials say the deadliest of Saturday's attacks took place when a car bomb exploded near an outdoor ...