October 30, 2013
The United States is aiming to help the Iraqi government battle an increasing threat from Al-Qaeda linked terror groups with military sales and intelligence sharing, a US official said Wednesday.
12 people -- including nine Iraqi troops -- were killed after twin suicide bombers attacked a group of soldiers and Sahwa militia men in the central Iraqi town of Tarmiyah late on Tuesday.
October 29, 2013
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki travelled to Washington Tuesday to seek assistance and arms to mitigate countrywide violence.
October 28, 2013
Authorities in Iraq have said that five people have been killed west of Baghdad as a result of a bombing and an ambush of a police checkpoint.
October 27, 2013
A series of car blasts hit 8 different areas in and around Baghdad on Sunday killing at least 49 people and wounding more than 90, pushing the October death toll from Iraq violence past 600.
At least sixteen people were killed in multi-car bomb explosion in Baghdad Sunday that targeted five Shiite neighborhoods throughout the Iraqi capital.
October 26, 2013
Gunmen broke into the home of two Sahwa fighters in Baghdad. The men killed the two fighters and all of their family members. A total of seven people were killed.
October 24, 2013
Fierce clashes between Syrian Kurds and jihadists linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant clashed near Syria's Iraqi border overnight on Wednesday, according to activists on the ground in Syria.
He's one to keep his cards close to his chest, but Kazem El Saher couldn't stop a rare pic of his 1979 wedding day surfacing on the net. Ha!
October 23, 2013
Death toll rises in Iraq after several military checkpoints were attacked on Tuesday.
October 21, 2013
Lakhdar Brahimi, UN envoy for Syria arrived in Baghdad on Monday to hold talks with Iraqi leaders aimed at garnering support for Syria peace talks in Geneva next month.
A coordinated attack by two suicide bombers and several gunmen killed five policemen in the former Al Qaeda stronghold of Fallujah Iraq on Monday morning.
October 20, 2013
A suicide bomber has killed at least 34 people in a Baghdad cafe.
A suicide bomber has killed at least 26 people in a Baghdad cafe.
Six people were wounded and dozens injured after eight suicide bombers attacked security forces and a government building in Baghdad on Sunday.