Development In Iraq
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
Iraqi Prime Minister, Nouri al Maliki, said on Monday that he will overhaul the country's security strategy, in light of the devastating wave of sectarian violence and bombs that has swept the country, causing 72 casualties in two days.
May 20, 2013
20 killed in attacks across the Iraqi capital, with 11 killed in the Southern city of Basra
At least 10 policemen were shot dead by gunmen in Rawah, Anbar province
May 19, 2013
8 people were killed in sectarian violence in Iraq on Saturday, just hours after a wave of massive bombings shook Baghdad, leaving 60 people dead
May 18, 2013
Bombs exploded outside Sunni mosques and one targeted a funeral party in Baghdad and Madain, just south of the capital yesterday, killing some 60 Sunni Muslims in the latest wave of sectarian violence sweeping Iraq.
May 15, 2013
Attacks on east Baghdad alcohol shops leave 12 dead
May 14, 2013
The Iraqi government said on Tuesday that the arrival of Kurds from Turkey was a violation of the country's sovereignty
May 2, 2013
April was the deadliest month in Iraq since 2008, the United Nations said on Thursday/
April 27, 2013
The wave of sectarian violence in Iraq continues as four people were killed after bombs targeted Baghdad-area mosques after Friday prayers
April 25, 2013
The head of an Iraqi parliamentary bloc has lashed out at the government for letting its army intervene in anti-government Sunni led protests in Hawija, near Kirkuck.
April 24, 2013
Protest coordination committees call on Iraqi tribesmen to take up arms after dozens were killed at an anti-government protest in Hawija, near Kirkuk
April 23, 2013
Sunni anti-government protestors have clashed with government troops in Hawija, near Kirkuk
April 21, 2013
Iraq hosted provincial elections on Saturday, seen as a major test of the country's security after American troops withdrew in 2011