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

One dead, several injured following bomb attacks on buses in Iraqi city of Kirkuk

One person was killed and at least 24 wounded when bombs hit two crowded passenger buses in Iraq’s oil-rich city of Kirkuk on Thursday, officials said. The two devices exploded as the buses drove through the city center around 7 p.m. (1600 GMT), police sources said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Iraq’s… Read More One dead, several injured following bomb attacks on buses in Iraqi city of Kirkuk

Eleven injured following bomb explosions in Iraqi city of Kirkuk 

Several roadside bombs and mortar rounds wounded 11 people in the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk on Wednesday, witnesses said. A police official said the bombs had targeted a commercial district of the city. Security forces in Iraq have largely defeated Islamic State militants, removing them from Mosul and other cities and towns. But… Read More Eleven injured following bomb explosions in Iraqi city of Kirkuk 

Two dead, twenty injured as bomb attack hits market in Iraq’s Diyala province

​At least two people were killed and 20 were wounded after a bomb went off on Saturday at a market in the Iraqi town of Khalis in Diyala province, security sources said. No further details were immediately available on who was targeted or who was responsible for the blast, which happened a before sunset when… Read More Two dead, twenty injured as bomb attack hits market in Iraq’s Diyala province

Dozens dead, scores injured as double suicide bomb attacks hit Baghdad

At least 27 people were killed and 64 wounded in a twin suicide bombing in central Baghdad on Monday, the deadliest attack so far this year in the Iraqi capital, an interior ministry official said. Two men detonated explosives vests in Aviation Square, a commercial district and gathering point for day laborers seeking work, scores… Read More Dozens dead, scores injured as double suicide bomb attacks hit 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