Development In Iraq
October 30, 2013
Iraqi medical and security officials have said that attacks in Sunni-majority areas of Baghdad and outside the capital left nine people dead and more than 20 others wounded.
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
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 23, 2013
Death toll rises in Iraq after several military checkpoints were attacked on Tuesday.
October 21, 2013
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.
A suicide bomber blew himself up near the house of a senior Iraqi policeman in the northern city of Samarra, killing at least six of the officer's relatives.
October 18, 2013
AFP reports that ten people have died in attacks in Iraq today. Four people belonged to same family, while six people were killed in other attacks.
October 17, 2013
Baghdad announced Thursday that it has received the first arm shipments of 4.3 billion USD deal with government officials in Moscow, making Russia the second largest arms supplier to Iraq after the United States.