bombings in iraq - updates

Rappler's latest stories on bombings in iraq


Baghdad area suicide attacks kill at least 18 – police

Jun 09, 2016 - 4:06 PM

3rd UPDATE The Islamic State claims responsibility for the two explosions

A picture shows the scene of a car bomb attack in the mostly Shiite neighbourhood of Baghdad Jadida in the Iraqi capital on June 9, 2016. A suicide car bomb attack near a military base north of Baghdad and another blast near a market in the Iraqi capital killed at least 18 people, police said.   / AFP PHOTO / AHMAD AL-RUBAYE

Cafe attacks in Iraq kill 17

Jun 28, 2013 - 2:50 PM

A number attacks killed 17 people in Iraq on Thursday

Baghdad cafe bomb kills 27

Apr 19, 2013 - 3:49 PM

Violence spikes as Iraq readies for its first elections since US troops withdrew

The stone pillar that was holding the statue of late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein which was pulled down on April 9, 2003 after US troops moved into Baghdad, is seen on Fardous (paradise) Square on February 7, 2013. AFP PHOTO/PATRICK BAZ

29 killed in Iraq car bombs

Feb 08, 2013 - 8:09 PM

The attacks target market places that are often crowded on Fridays

At least 42 killed in Iraq attacks

Jun 13, 2012 - 2:46 PM

UPDATED A wave of bombings and shootings in central Iraq during a major Shiite religious commemoration killed at least 42 people and wounded dozens more on Wednesday security and medical officials said

Iraq attacks kill at least 35

Apr 19, 2012 - 3:00 PM

Wave of bombing and shooting attacks in six different provinces across Iraq killed at least 35 people and wounded more than 150 on Thursday April 19