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  1. News - World - IRAQ

    Car bomb attack kills 15, injures dozens at busy Baghdad intersection

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 06:54pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Baghdad A car bomb ripped through a crowded Baghdad intersection during morning rush hour on Tuesday, killing 15 people and wounding at least 37, security and medical officials said. The blast in Baghdad Jadida left a shallow crater at the intersection and lines of burned and twisted cars still sitting where they were waiting when the explosion struck. ...

  2. News - World - IRAQ

    Amnesty accuses Islamic State of ‘systematic ethnic cleansing’ in Iraq

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 05:23pm by AFP

    ... car bombings killed at least nine people, officials said. IS and its allies control a large swathe of northeastern Syria as well as territory in Iraq, and its rule has been marked ...

  3. News - World - IRAQ

    Yazidi refugees lose faith in Iraq, seek protection from Islamic State

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 08:43pm by Reuters

    ... and children under the ground. They were alive. I still hear their screams. They were trying to keep their heads up to keep breathing," said car repairman Dawud Hassan, 26. "Iraq is finished ... Turkey or Syria extended a lifeline in the face of Islamic State. "They tied the hands of one woman to the back of a car and her legs to another car and they split her into two," he ...

  4. News - World - IRAQ

    Jihadi video shows beheading of man named as US journalist James Foley

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:51am

    ... and the Boston-based GlobalPost. The car he was riding in was stopped by four militants in a zone that both Sunni rebel fighters and government forces had been trying to control. The video released on websites ...

  5. News - World - IRAQ

    Suicide bomber attacks Iraqi spy HQ as America brands Foley's death a 'terror attack'

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 06:15pm by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in Baquba and Baghdad At least 11 killed in bombing after Shiite militiamen open fire on at least 70 people in a Sunni mosque A suicide bomber rammed a vehicle into an intelligence headquarters in Baghdad on Saturday, killing at least 11 people, police and medical sources said. A police officer said the suicide bomber drove an explosives-laden car into the gate ...

  6. News - World - IRAQ

    Islamic State fighters extend gains in north Iraq as tens of thousands flee

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:45pm by Reuters

    ... in Nineveh, and last month set a deadline for Christians to leave the provincial capital Mosul or be killed. The death toll from car bombings in crowded markets in Shi’ite areas of Baghdad climbed ... the Kurds. Some were taken away by the executed former dictator’s intelligence agents. Now they are on the defensive again. A string of car bombs tore through busy shopping streets in several Baghdad ...

  7. News - World - IRAQ

    Town on front line of fight to defend Kurdish capital from jihadis hunkers down

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 06:44am by MCT

    ... the Kurdish government's feared internal security branch, the Asayesh, more heavily armed than usual, could be seen checking cars. One Kurdish security official admitted that the Asayesh ...

  8. News - World - IRAQ

    Christians join refugee rush into Kurdistan to escape jihadist ultimatum

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:35am by AFP

    ... proclaimed "caliphate", Christians squeezed into private cars and taxis to beat the noon deadline. "Some families have had all their money and jewellery taken from them at an insurgent ...

  9. News - World - IRAQ

    Six car bombs hit Baghdad as US lawmakers slam Maliki

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 06:44pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Baghdad Five people killed as bombings follow spate of attacks in Iraqi capital on Wednesday that left 33 dead Six car bombs ripped through Baghdad killing five ... in April, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has taken a hard line. The bloodshed has continued unabated, with half a dozen car bombs going off across Baghdad from about 5pm Hong Kong time onwards. ...

  10. News - World - IRAQ

    Kerry presses Maliki as Iraq loses control of Syrian, Jordanian borders

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 05:25pm by Reuters

    ... looked at an Iraqi official and said, “How are you?” The meeting lasted one hour and 40 minutes, after which Kerry was escorted to his car by Iraq’s Foreign Minister Hoshiyar Zebari. As Kerry got ...




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