No casualties following attack on British diplomatic vehicle in Baghdad

A British diplomatic vehicle was hit by an explosive device on Tuesday on the airport road in Baghdad but no one was injured, the British Embassy in the Iraqi capital Baghdad said. “We can confirm that one British Embassy Baghdad vehicle was struck by a roadside IED this morning in Baghdad. There were no casualties,”… Read More No casualties following attack on British diplomatic vehicle in Baghdad

Eight dead as car bomb attack hits vegetable market in Baghdad

A car bomb killed at least eight people in a crowded vegetable market in a Shi’ite Muslim district of Baghdad on Monday, police and medics said. No group immediately claimed responsibility, though the Sunni Muslim militants of Islamic State have said they carried out a string of other recent attacks in the capital. The car… Read More Eight dead as car bomb attack hits vegetable market in Baghdad

Seventeen dead, dozens injured in suicide truck bombing in Baghdad

A suicide truck bomb blew up at a checkpoint in the south of the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and wounding more than 60, police sources said. They said the bomber detonated his explosives among other vehicles waiting to be searched at the checkpoint, setting some of them on fire.… Read More Seventeen dead, dozens injured in suicide truck bombing in Baghdad

Car bombings in Baghdad kills over 22, leaves 70 injured

More than 22 people were killed and 70 wounded in two separate bombings on Thursday in Baghdad, one targeting a commercial street and the other an army checkpoint, Iraqi police said. The attacks come as Iraqi forces are trying to dislodge Islamic State militants from Falluja, their stronghold just west of Baghdad. A car packed… Read More Car bombings in Baghdad kills over 22, leaves 70 injured