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City council chief shot dead in Kirkuk

have shot dead the city council chief of Kirkuk. Iraqi police said on Tuesday that Munir ... of the northern city. According to Kirkuk's deputy police chief Major General Torhan Abdul-Rahman ... council chief of Kirkuk.Iraqi police said on Tuesday that Munir al-Qafili, a well-known and respected ...

25/06/2014 - 06:08 - comment 0

IS seizes Mosul, parts of Kirkuk

different areas of Kirkuk province, police Colonel Ahmed Taha said. The report followed IS’s capture ... Islamic State took six different areas of Kirkuk province, police Colonel Ahmed Taha said. ... seized the Iraqi city of Mosul and parts of the northern province of Kirkuk ...

02/10/2014 - 12:27 - comment 0

Iraqi police kill gunman as car bomb defused near Kirkuk

used by occupation forces and oil tankers transporting crude from the northern oilfields in Kirkuk to Iraq's biggest refinery in Beiji, said Kirkuk police chief Gen. Turhan Youssef, according to the AP.     Al-Hawija bridge is just south of Kirkuk, which is 250 kilometres north of Baghdad. Youssef ...

18/05/2010 - 13:20 - comment 0

Kirkuk mosque blast kills nine

city of Kirkuk has killed nine people leaving morning prayers marking the first day of Eid Al Adha. A bomb that exploded outside a Sunni mosque in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk has killed nine people , police sources said. The explosion went off as Muslims were leaving the mosque after prayers ...

15/10/2013 - 07:07 - comment 0

Kirkuk blast kills three as US soldier dies of wounds, Police colonel assassinated in Baghdad

of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, killing at least three people and injuring 15. A car bomb has exploded in the industrial district of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, killing at least three people and injuring 15.   A police official said the car was parked in the southern neighborhood when ...

18/05/2010 - 12:24 - comment 0

US soldier dies, blast kills Iraqi boy as police shoot dead two protesters in Kirkuk

marched in Kirkuk and at least two people were reported killed in this northern city. Gunfire erupted Wednesday as hundreds of protesters marched in Kirkuk and at least two people were reported killed in this northern city.     According to The AP, Police Col. Salem Taha said two ...

18/05/2010 - 13:22 - comment 0

Car bombs kill six in Iraq's Kirkuk, Baghdad

the Kirkuk Deputy Police reported that three car bombs exploded Sunday killing four and wounding 14 Sunday afternoon in three different neighborhoods. Closer to the capital, police and medical officials told AP ... Car bombs in Kirkuk and Baghdad left six dead ...

26/01/2014 - 12:41 - comment 0

U.S. says Syria may have conducted airstrikes in Iraq, bomb reported in Kirkuk

Reuters reported that a suicide bomber in the city of Kirkuk left four people dead and 16 wounded. The bomber was allegedly stopped by police before he attempted to enter a market in a predominantly Kurdish neighborhood, police sources told Reuters. Kurdish forces took over control of Kirkuk on June 12.  ...

25/06/2014 - 17:31 - comment 0

Iraq: At least 24 dead in Kirkuk bombing attacks

in nearly simultaneous bombing attacks in the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, police said. ... in the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, police said.   Iraqi police sources said the first blast involved a car bomb targeting a police patrol, killing at least 10 people -- all but two of them civilians. ...

18/05/2010 - 10:27 - comment 0

Bomb near Iraq's Kirkuk kills two women at polling station

the ethnically-mixed city of Kirkuk, according to a police official and a doctor at a nearby hospital. Elsewhere, ... A bomb targeting a polling station in Iraq's city of Kirkuk left two women dead Wednesday. A bomb near a polling station ...

30/04/2014 - 11:31 - comment 0