Baghdad bombing - updates

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ISIS suicide bomber kills 4 at Iraq checkpoint

Jul 13, 2016 - 5:10 PM

UPDATED ISIS issues a statement saying an Iraqi carried out a suicide bombing targeting a checkpoint but gives the location of the attack as Shaab an area adjoining Husseiniyah

Death toll from Baghdad blast rises to 292 – minister

Jul 07, 2016 - 10:13 PM

In a statement Health Minister Adila Hamoud says the identities of 177 people killed in the bombing are still undetermined while 115 bodies have been handed over to families

BLAST. Iraqis visit the site of a suicide truck bomb attack in Karada district in central Baghdad, Iraq, July 6, 2016. Photo by Ali Abbas/EPA

At least 250 killed in Baghdad blast – officials

Jul 06, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Health Minister Adila Hamoud says the bombing killed 250 people and wounded 200

PRAYER VIGIL. Iraqis take part in a prayer vigil at the site of a suicide truck bomb attack in Karada in central Baghdad, Iraq, 06 July 2016. Photo by Ali Abbas/EPA

Philippines hits 'cowardly' Baghdad bombing

Jul 04, 2016 - 8:08 PM

Ramadan is an occasion for reflection to do more good not otherwise the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs says

BAGHDAD BOMBING. Iraqis gather at the site of suicide car bomb attack in the Karada district of central Baghdad, Iraq, on July 3, 2016. Photo by Ali Abbas/EPA

Al-Qaeda group claims wave of Baghdad attacks

Aug 30, 2013 - 3:41 PM

An Al Qaeda front group claimed a wave of bombings across Baghdad in a statement on Friday

Wave of Iraq attacks kills 58

May 28, 2013 - 9:37 AM

UPDATE Attacks in the Baghdad area and northern Iraq killed 58 people on Monday May 27

FRESH ATTACKS. Iraqi men gather at the scene of one of the two car bombs that exploded near an used car dealerships in Baghdad's Habibiyah area on May 27, 2013. Photo by Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP

At least 32 killed in Iraq unrest

Sep 30, 2012 - 10:38 PM

A wave of shooting and bombings killed at least 32 people and wounded 104 in Iraq

UNREST. Iraqi policemen inspect the site of a car bomb in the Karrada district in central Baghdad on September 30, 2012. AFP PHOTO/W.G. DUNLOP