Development In Iraq
March 30, 2013
Following the visit by the U.S. Secretary of State, the troubled Shia-led nation promises to keep tighter controls on its airspace.
March 29, 2013
The Shia worshippers of Baghdad and Kirkuk are the targets of the latest attacks, leaving at least 15 dead.
March 28, 2013
Sunni vice president, Tareq al-Hashemi, says despite the protests, Iraq doesn't need to start from scratch.
March 27, 2013
Health officials say that 5 people have been killed and 25 wounded after two separate attacks in Musayyib and Madain.
The disputed region faces yet more attacks as tensions rise over oil contracts.
March 24, 2013
US Secretary of State John Kerry is in Baghdad on an unannounced visit.
March 19, 2013
As sectarian tensions rise, Iraq's majority Shias are once again at the receiving end of Sunni discontent.
March 17, 2013
A car bomb explodes at a bus terminal in the town of Garmat Ali, in Iraq's predominantly Shia Muslim south, killing at least nine people.
It's 25 years since Saddam Hussein's forces gassed thousands of Kurds in the north of Iraq.
Al-Qaeda’s front group in Iraq has claims responsibility for last week's coordinated attack involving a series of bombings and the storming of a ministry complex in central Baghdad.
March 16, 2013
Riot police use water cannons and beat protestors at the rallies staged after Friday prayers to protest against "sectarian policies".
March 14, 2013
A string of bomb attacks appear to target government offices right in the heart of the Iraqi capital.
Turkish officials who had been kidnapped by the Kurdistan Workers' Party are released in Iraq.
March 11, 2013
One of the organizers of an anti-government rally close to the capital has been shot and killed according to reports.
March 7, 2013
United Nations special rapporteur responds to a report linking the Pentagon with Iraqi torture centres by calling on the US to release its classified documents relating to rendition.