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22 IS terrorists killed in Iraq

The Iraqi warplanes carried out airstrikes on the main IS desert redoubt in Mteibijah area, which is on the provincial border.

published on : 14th June 2017

Suicide bomber kills 20 in market south of Baghdad

More than34 people were wounded in the attack happened in the centre a town lying  60 kilometres  away from the capital.

published on : 10th June 2017

Iraqi officials say Baghdad bombing kills at least 23

A suicide car bombing in Baghdad killed at least 23 people on Monday and wounded 45 others.

published on : 20th March 2017

IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi 'flees Mosul' as Iraqi forces advance

With Iraqi troops making steady progress in their assault to retake Mosul from the jihadists, a US defence official said Baghdadi had fled to avoid being trapped inside.

published on : 9th March 2017

Seven killed, 15 wounded in car bomb attack in Baghdad

At least seven people were killed and 12 wounded on Tuesday in a car bomb explosion at a crowded street in Iraqi capital Baghdad.

published on : 22nd February 2017

Iraq forces launch assault to retake west Mosul from Islamic State group

This could be the most brutal fighting yet in a four-month-old operation on the country's second city.

published on : 19th February 2017

Thousands turn out for silent protest in Baghdad

Protesters want an overhaul of the electoral law and the electoral commission to be replaced, on the grounds that both currently favour dominant parties.

published on : 17th February 2017

Death toll in Baghdad car bomb attack claimed by IS at 59 

The death toll from a car bomb attack in a southern Baghdad neighborhood has reached 59 with 66 others injured.

published on : 17th February 2017

Baghdad: car bomb claimed by Islamic State kills 51

A car bomb has struck Baghdad's southwestern al-Bayaa neighbourhood shortly before sunset Thursday, killing 51 and wounding more than 60 others.

published on : 16th February 2017

Iraq hits IS commanders, Baghdadi fate unclear

The statement said Iraqi air force F-16 jets struck a meeting of top IS commanders on February 11, but did not make clear whether Baghdadi was present.

published on : 13th February 2017

Andhra connection traced to ISIS as two youths join terror outfit

Two youngsters from the coastal districts of Andhra are said to have joined ISIS by taking an oath of allegiance in favour of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

published on : 19th January 2017

At least 18 killed in Baghdad suicide attacks on Sunday

Iraqi forces have pushed IS out of much of the territory the group once held, but a wave of recent bombings have highlighted the danger the jihadists pose to civilians even as they lose ground.

published on : 8th January 2017

Suicide bomber kills at least 11 at Baghdad market

A suicide bomber blew up a car at the entrance of Baghdad's main vegetable market on Sunday, killing at least 11 people.

published on : 8th January 2017

IS suicide bomber kills 36 in Baghdad market

Many of the victims were daily labourers waiting for jobs at an intersection in Sadr City, sources said.

published on : 2nd January 2017

Death toll in IS car bomb in Iraq climbs to 73, including about 40 Iranians

Officials say the target of the attack appears to have been a bus carrying Iranian pilgrims.

published on : 25th November 2016
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