Development In Iraq
February 6, 2014
he Iraqi government, which has strong ties to Shiite Iran, has allowed al-Qaeda-linked militants to benefit from “the alienation” of the country’s Sunni population, Agence France-Presse reported U.S. lawmakers as saying Wednesday.
At least five people have been killed in Baghdad on Thursday as six car bombs ripped through the Iraqi capital, medical officials said.
February 5, 2014
Human Rights Watch said Wednesday that Al Qaeda's killing of Iraqi forces is "abhorrent" and the "latest in a long list of ISIS atrocities".
Three bombings near the Green Zone, home to Iraqi government offices and foreign embassies in Baghdad, killed at least 25 people Wednesday, police said.
At least nine people were killed in Baghdad's "Green Zone" Wednesday after three car bombs exploded in the area.
February 4, 2014
Violence throughout Iraq's capital Tuesday has left seven people dead.
February 3, 2014
Iraq's government troops and allied tribesmen killed nearly 60 Islamist militants in the restive Anbar province on Monday as fierce clashes took place outside the city of Ramadi.
A series of attacks in and around Baghdad, including four car bombs in several different neighborhoods, killed at least 12 people on Monday, Iraqi security and medical officials said.
January 31, 2014
The Iraqi armed forces, working with tribal fighters in Anbar province killed 40 fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), destroyed weapons and seized four ISIS headquarters in the city of Fallujah this week.
January 30, 2014
After a recent explosion in Baghdad, the death toll for Iraq has passed the 900 mark and is still gaining.
Unidentified militants have taken hostages from Iraq's human rights ministry Thursday according to security sources.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki has called on the United States and its western allies to stop providing arms to opposition fighters in Syria.
January 29, 2014
Iraqi forces have reportedly taken back some areas of the restive Anbar province that has largely been under Al Qaeda-affiliated militants over the past weeks.
January 28, 2014
Seven security force members died Tuesday in gun attacks north of Baghdad.
January 27, 2014
In a wave of violence across Iraq on Sunday, militants captured at least five soldiers and at least 13 people were killed in a spate of attacks across the country.