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  • Suicide bomber kills at least 14 at Baghdad checkpoint

    Suicide bomber kills at least 14 at Baghdad checkpoint

    A suicide bomber attacked a security checkpoint in northern Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 14 people, Iraqi officials said.  The bomber, who was on foot, detonated his device at one of the busy entrances of the Shiite district of Kadhimiyah, killing at least 10 civilians and four policemen,...

  • Suicide car bomb kills 11 at outdoor market in Baghdad

    A suicide car bomb ripped through an outdoor market in a Shiite-dominated northeastern district of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least 11 people, officials said, as government forces deployed across much of the Iraqi capital in preparation for a major military parade later this week. The developments...

  • As Baghdad protests mount, attack on Shiite shrine kills 26

    As Baghdad protests mount, attack on Shiite shrine kills 26

    Protests and anger over the security situation in Iraq mounted Thursday at the site of a massive truck bombing by the Islamic State group this week in Baghdad as the death toll continued to rise and an attack north of the capital killed dozens more. The Baghdad attack Sunday — the deadliest one...

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