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21 killed in Baghdad bomb

in a Shia neighborhood in Baghdad. At least 21 people have been killed in a bomb attack in a Shia neighborhood of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. According to reports on Tuesday, the deadly bomb attack took place at a checkpoint in Baghdad’s Shiite neighborhood of Kadhimiyah. ...

15/10/2014 - 07:07 - comment 0

Iraqi troops retake strategic town near Baghdad

a strategic town near Baghdad. Iraqi soldiers have pushed the IS militants out of a strategic town near the capital Baghdad, Press TV reports. The strategic town of al-Sab, which is situated to the west of Baghdad and also borders Baghdad Intentional Airport, is now fully under ...

22/10/2014 - 07:17 - comment 0

Car bombings kill over 20 people in Baghdad

bombings in the Iraqi capital Baghdad as the army gains major advances against the IS terrorists across ... capital Baghdad as the army gains major advances against the IS terrorists across the country. ... at least 23 people, AFP reported. One blast hit Baghdad’s Baladiyat district, killing at least 13 ...

18/10/2014 - 11:32 - comment 0

At least 8 killed in car bombs in Iraq's Baghdad

bomb explosions in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source says. At least eight people have been killed in four car bomb explosions in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad ... in southern Baghdad’s Baiyaa district, killing two people and injuring eight others. In another part ...

14/08/2014 - 09:17 - comment 0

Car bomb in Baghdad kills 4

A car bomb in Baghdad killed at least 4 civilians and wounded 12 others Monday. A car bomb exploded in central Baghdad early ... the bombing took place in Baghdad’s Allawi neighborhood. Baghdad has suffered small bombings since ...

14/07/2014 - 11:56 - comment 0

Twin car bombs in Baghdad kill twelve

in Baghdad. At least 12 people have been killed in two separate car bomb blasts in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, as the country is grappling with an unprecedented foreign-backed militancy. The blasts rocked Baghdad’s Shia-dominated neighborhood, known as Sadr City, late on Tuesday. According ...

16/07/2014 - 09:53 - comment 0

At least eight killed in bomb attacks near Iraq's capital

capital Tuesday as Baghdad officials attempt to counter the jihadist offensive sweeping the country. At least eight people were killed north of Iraq's capital Tuesday as Baghdad officials attempt ... to counter the jihadist-led offensive that has left Baghdad vying for control of territory in five of its ...

08/07/2014 - 13:51 - comments 2

Notorious Abu Ghraib prison closed down in Iraq

the closure of a prison in west of the capital Baghdad, and evacuation of all inmates over security concerns. Hassan al-Shimmari said on Tuesday that 2400 inmates have been transferred from the Baghdad Central Prison, formerly known as Abu Ghraib prison and situated 32 kilometers (20 miles) west of Baghdad ...

15/04/2014 - 15:00 - comment 0

19 people killed in a string of car bombs across Iraq

in a string of bomb explosions across the Iraqi capital Baghdad after days of relative calm. A car bomb detonated in a commercial street in Baghdad’s southeastern al-Ameen district late on Saturday, killing four ... a commercial street in western Baghdad, killing four people and wounding 14 others. Another a car bomb ...

16/03/2014 - 13:18 - comment 0

Time for a deal, and for Turkey to stop meddling: Iraq and Kurdistan headed towards a deadlock over oil revenues

For both Erbil and Baghdad know, and rather well, ... Baghdad and Erbil are locked in a battle of nerves. At stake are the control of the energy riches of the landlocked Kurdistan - striving hard to wriggle out of Baghdad’s grip. The region is oil rich. With a federal ...

23/02/2014 - 05:00 - comment 0