April 30, 2016 - 16:49 GMT
All entrances to Baghdad have reportedly been shut down and a UN spokesman said embassies are in lockdown.
April 30, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The attack targeted a group of Shia pilgrims in southeast Baghdad.
April 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The US Army determined that launching a full-scale operation on Mosul would not happen within the next five weeks.
April 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Kuwait reaffirmed its commitment to fighting Daesh internationally.
April 28, 2016 - 10:04 GMT
Iraqi officials have revoked the operating license of the Qatar-based Al Jazeera news network and closed its bureau in the capital, Baghdad, over its violation of government guidelines.
April 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A US General says new recruits for Daesh are down to about 200 per month, compared with a high of about 1,500 a year ago.
April 26, 2016 - 13:57 GMT
Supporters of Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr are protesting until the government initiates widespread reforms.
April 26, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, although other recent bombings have been carried out by Daesh.
April 24, 2016 - 08:56 GMT
A car-bomb struck a security checkpoint in northern Baghdad, killing 10 people and injuring 29 others, a security source said.
April 22, 2016 - 08:31 GMT
Iraqi army forces have freed scores of people who had been imprisoned by the Daesh group near the embattled northern city of Mosul.
April 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Daesh militants attacked a Turkish military camp in northern Iraq and lost almost three dozen militants.
April 18, 2016 - 06:50 GMT
Al-Sadr loyalists staged protests to demand a cabinet reshuffle in parliament.
April 14, 2016 - 17:23 GMT
Iraqi forces have recaptured the city of Hit located in Anbar Province from Daesh militants following weeks of fighting, the military says.
April 11, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
35 militants killed in airstrikes by anti-Daesh coalition forces.
April 11, 2016 - 06:36 GMT
Thousands of displaced Iraqi families have returned to the western Iraqi city of Ramadi more than three months after government forces and volunteer fighters retook it from Daesh militants.