Development In Iraq
June 20, 2013
As Iraq faces an upsurge in violence, citizens of Anbar and Nineveh provinces vote in provincial elections that were postponed for two months due to security concerns.
June 19, 2013
The head of a provincial political party was killed in a suicide bombing on the eve of regional elections in the Nineveh province, northern Iraq
June 18, 2013
Fifteen people were killed following midday prayers at a Shiite Muslim religious hall in Baghdad on Tuesday. The month of May has been the deadliest month in Iraq since 2008.
June 17, 2013
Three bomb attacks in Iraq including a blast inside a roadside restaurant killed 12 people on Monday, officials said, the latest in a surge of violence that has left nearly 2,000 dead since the beginning of April.
June 16, 2013
20 people have died in Iraq as seven car bombs exploded across the south of the country during Sunday's rush hour.
June 10, 2013
Three near-simultaneous bomb attacks killed 12 people in a mainly Shiite town north of Iraq
June 8, 2013
Iran said it condemns deadly Iraq attack on its pilgrims. The attack occurred on Saturday, June 8, 2013.
June 4, 2013
A top Iraqi minister warned Israel that it cannot use its airspace to attack Iran.
May 30, 2013
A wave of bomb attacks across Iraq killed 12 people on Thursday as sectarian violence escalates
May 29, 2013
27 people were killed in Iraq today as the government met to discuss ways to address the growing death toll in the country.
May 27, 2013
Attacks targeted Shi'ite shopping districts across the Iraqi capital
May 23, 2013
An anonymous gunman entered a brothel in the eastern Baghdadi district of Zayouna on Wednesday, shooting 12 people.
Nouri Al Maliki, the Prime Minister of Iraq, has called for a major re-shuffle of the senior ranks of the army in an attempt to halt the wave of sectarian violence that has gripped the country in recent weeks.
May 21, 2013
Protests outside the Iraqi embassy in Amman were held on Tuesday as citizens reacted angrily to a video showing embassy employees attacking Jordanian activists. The Iraqi government released a statement late Tuesday expressing it's 'regret' over the issue.
More than 200 people have been killed in violence across Iraq in the past week alone