Baghdad Car Bombings

  • 22 killed in suicide bombings in south Baghdad June 21, 2011

    Baghdad: Suicide bombers detonated two explosives-laden vehicles early on Tuesday near a government compound south of Baghdad, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi officials said. The attacks come as Iraq's top political factions started to discuss in earnest whether to ask some of the U.S. troops to stay...
  • Blasts in Baghdad target govt buildings, over 100 killed October 25, 2009

    Baghdad: Twin car bombs targeting two government buildings killed at least 106 people and wounded 512 in Baghdad on Sunday, police and health officials said, in the bloodiest attack in the Iraqi capital for months. Violence has fallen in Iraq since U.S.-backed tribal sheikhs helped wrest control from al Qaeda militants...