June 09, 2016 12:59 pm
The explosion, which targeted a commercial street, comes as Iraqi forces are trying to dislodge Islamic State militants from Falluja
May 30, 2016 2:58 pm
Shortly after the bombs hit, the extremist Islamic State claimed responsibility for two of the explosions.
February 29, 2016 7:46 am
In a statement circulated online, Islamic State said it was responsible for the blasts: "Our swords will not cease to cut off the heads of the rejectionist polytheists, wherever they are," it said, using derogatory terms for Shi'ite Muslims.
November 13, 2015 6:15 pm
The official says the bomber detonated his explosives' vest on Friday at the service in the southwestern Baghdad suburb of Hay al-Amal. At least 43 people were wounded.
September 17, 2015 5:07 pm
Both attacks were carried out by bombers on foot, wearing explosives-laden vests, two police officers said.
July 06, 2015 7:12 pm
The plane-one of several Sukhois used by Iraq in the fight against the Islamic State group-was returning to base when the accident happened.
June 04, 2015 3:57 pm
Abdul-Ghani said there would be no immediate effect on Shiite areas in central and southern Iraq, saying water is being diverted to those areas from the Tigris River.
June 03, 2015 8:22 pm
Medical officials confirmed the death tolls. All officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to journalists.
May 03, 2015 11:51 am
Tens of thousands of Yazidis fled in August when the Islamic State group captured the northern Iraqi town of Sinjar.
March 30, 2015 5:21 pm
Two policemen were among the dead and at least 26 people were wounded in the attack.