Development In Iraq

September 14, 2013

Iraqis carry the coffin of one of the victims of the attack on a Shiite mosque. [AFP]
15:30 GMT

A suicide bomber kills 24 at an Iraqi funeral in Mosul.

September 13, 2013

Iraq double mosque bombing. [resources3]
13:42 GMT

Thirty worshipers dead after double car bomb explodes after Friday services in Iraq.

September 11, 2013

More than 35 Shiite Muslim worshippers were killed Wednesday after a suicide bomber blew himself up at the gates of a mosque in Baghdad. Here, a woman walks past the wreckage of a car bomb attack in Baghdad in May (AFP/File)
19:27 GMT

At least 35 were killed on Wednesday evening in Baghdad as a suicide bomber blew himself up at the gate of a Shiite mosque in the Iraqi capital.

September 10, 2013

A man smokes infront of the wreckage of a car bomb in Baghdad earlier this year. Five people in Baquba, north of the capital, died after a car bomb exploded on Tuesday. (AFP/File)
12:17 GMT

A wave of car bombs exploded in

September 8, 2013

 Iraqi men inspect the site of an explosion on September 4, 2013 that took place the previous day in Baghdad. Al Qaeda's Iraqi faction, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, has taken responsibility for the attacks. (AFP)
16:47 GMT

The Iraqi branch of Al Qaeda, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, claimed responsibility for a series of car bombs that killed 50 last week, as two suicide bombers killed upwards of five people in Baghdad.

September 4, 2013

Sectarian violence in Iraq has killed an average of 15 people a day in 2013. (AFP/File)
11:21 GMT

A Shia family was targeted by gunfire and explosives on Wednesday near Baghdad, killing 16 members of the family including five women and six children.

September 3, 2013

A wave of violence swept across Baghdad and its suburbs on Tuesday, killing 13 people. (Getty)
13:21 GMT

A car bombing and attacks by gunmen in Baghdad and across the capital's suburbs resulted in the deaths of 13 people on Tuesday.

August 29, 2013

11 Iraqis were killed in a popular grocery market after a car bomb exploded on Thursday evening. (Getty)
18:03 GMT

11 people were killed in north of Baghdad on Thursday evening after a car bomb exploded at a popular fruits and vegetable market in the Iraqi capital.

August 28, 2013

Iraqi civilians check the site of an explosion in Baghdad on Wednesday. Coordinated car bombs ripped through mostly Shiite neighbourhoods in the Baghdad area during rush hour, killing at least 30 people, the latest in spiralling violence in recent months. (AFP)
19:25 GMT

At least 30 people were killed on Wednesday in Iraq as sectarian violence hit Shiite areas of Baghdad.

At least 26 people were killed in bomb attacks in Baghdad on Wednesday morning. (Getty images)
08:49 GMT

At least 26 people were killed and dozens were wounded after a string of bombs hit the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Wednesday morning.

August 27, 2013

A member of the Iraqi interior ministry's security forces stops a taxi cab for inspection at a checkpoint in Baghdad on August 27, 2013. (AFP)
20:11 GMT

Nine people were killed in Iraq on Tuesday as a string of attacks, including a twin car bombing south of Baghdad, rocked the country.

August 25, 2013

An elderly Iraqi man smokes a cigarette by the wreckage of a car bomb in Baghdad in May. (AFP/File)
11:40 GMT

11 people were killed across Iraq on Sunday as gunmen killed five policemen in Nineveh province and car bombs struck the north of Baghdad.

August 18, 2013

Iraqis inspect the scene of a car bomb attack near the office of Al-Ahad television channel, which is affiliated with a Shiite militant group, in Baghdad's eastern neighbourhood of Baladiyat on August 15, 2013. (AFP)
08:18 GMT

12 people, including policemen and soliders, were killed after rogue gunmen opened fire across the country on Saturday.

August 14, 2013

Iraqis talk on the site where a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged vehicle on August 11, 2013 in the northern city of Tuz Khurmatu. Car bombs ripped through Baghdad cafes and markets while blasts and shootings struck elsewhere on August 10, killing 61 people as Iraq marked the end of its deadliest Ramadan holy month in years. (AFP)
17:07 GMT

Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri Al Maliki said in a speech on Wednesday that he will ensure that the militants suspected of being involved in the wave of bombings that killed more than 60 Iraqi civilians over Eid Al Fitr weekend are brought to justice.

August 13, 2013

An Iraqi worker cleans the pavement on August 11, 2013 on the scene of a car bomb attack that occured the day before in the northern Baghdad neighbourhood of Shaab. (AFP)
10:04 GMT

A series of violent attacks across Iraq killed five people on Tuesday morning, according to Iraqi officials.