Iraq Bombing

  • Bombings and shootings kill 28 across Iraq 26-07-2013 02:53 AM

    Baghdad: At least 28 people were killed in bombings and shootings across Iraq on Thursday, police said. In the deadliest attack, a bomb in a parked car exploded in a busy market killing 14 people in central Muqdadiya, 80 km (50 miles) northeast of the capital Baghdad, police said. A...
  • Bombs, clashes kill at least 60 in Iraq: Officials 03-07-2013 01:50 AM

    Baghdad: Insurgents unleashed a new wave of attacks on Tuesday in Iraq, killing at least 53 people, officials said, the latest in a surge in violence across the country that has raised concerns over a return to sectarian bloodshed. Also, seven militants were killed. There was no claim of responsibility...
  • Bomb blasts in Iraq kill at least 43 people 02-07-2013 10:53 PM

    Baghdad: At least 43 people were killed in bomb attacks across Iraq on Tuesday, with nine explosions in busy markets and commercial areas of the capital Baghdad, police and medics said. The deadliest attack was in the mainly Shi'ite Muslim Shaab district of northern Baghdad, where twin car bombs killed...
  • Bombs hit Iraq funeral and football stadium, killing 22 29-06-2013 03:27 AM

    Ramadi: A series of bombs near a bakery, at a funeral, inside a senior police officer's car and at a football stadium killed at least 22 people across Iraq on Friday, police and medics said. The violence is part of a trend of increasing militant attacks since the start of...
  • Explosions kill 4 in northwest Iraq: Officials 07-04-2013 10:53 PM

    Baghdad: A trio of bombs exploded on Sunday in the northwest Iraqi city of Mosul, killing four security officers and wounding seven other people, officials said. The violence began with a car bomb that killed two soldiers and wounded another five, police officials said. A second bomb, which was placed...
  • Watch: Inspiration behind Hurt Locker 04-03-2010 03:32 PM

    The Hurt Locker focuses on an army bomb squad unit on patrol In Iraq. ...