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Wave of bombings in Iraq during holiday kills 69

Black smoke coming out from a car attack in Baghdada in Iraq on Saturday

BAGHDAD: A wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed 69 people Saturday, a bloody reminder of the inability

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Wave of car bombings targets Iraqi Shi’ites, killing 44

BAGHDAD: Twelve car bombs exploded across Iraq early on Monday, killing at least 44 people in predominantly Shi’ite areas, police and medical sources said. At least 10 people were killed

Attacks on Iraqi Shiites kill 24

BAGHDAD: Iraqi officials say two overnight attacks against Shiites have killed at least 24 people and wounded 49. A police officer says a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden motorcycle into

Bomb blasts in Iraq kill at least 43 people

BAGHDAD: At least 43 people were killed in bomb attacks across Iraq on Tuesday, with nine explosions in busy markets and commercial areas of the capital Baghdad, police and medics

At least 70 killed by wave of bomb attacks in Iraq

BAGHDAD: Insurgents attacked cities across Iraq on Monday with car bombs, suicide blasts and gun battles that killed more than 70 people in unrest that has deepened fears of a

Car bombs at market in central Iraq kill 14

BAGHDAD: Back-to-back car bombings at a market in central Iraq killed at least 14 people on Monday, officials said, the latest in a spike in violence that has ravaged the country in

UN: More than 1,000 Iraqis killed in May violence

BAGHDAD: The United Nations mission to Iraq said Saturday that more than 1,000 people were killed in violence across the country last month — the highest monthly death toll in

Iraqi officials say 13 dead in wave of bomb blasts

BAGHDAD: Iraqi officials say a series of morning bomb explosions in Iraq has killed at least 13 people and wounded dozens in the latest eruption of violence rattling the country. Police say most

Dozens killed in wave of Baghdad bombings

Baghdad: At least 51 people have been killed and more than 160 others were wounded in a wave of violence in Iraq on Monday, Iraqi Interior Ministry sources told CNN.

Car bomb near Sunni mosque in west of Baghdad kills 11

BAGHDAD: A car bomb exploded near a Sunni mosque in the west of Baghdad killing 11 people on Tuesday, police and medics said. The blast, which took place in Abu