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Eight killed in Baghdad bombings

Jun 27, 2012

Eight killed in Baghdad bombings

Two bombs exploded in a Baghdad suburb, killing at least eight people. #Al-Qaeda #Iraq #Baghdad: #Shia Islam #Iraqi government
Three bombs hit Kabul, Kandahar; 134 injured, 59 dead

Dec 06, 2011

Three bombs hit Kabul, Kandahar; 134 injured, 59 dead

At least 59 people were killed in an explosion at a Kabul shrine where Shia Muslims were marking the Day of Ashura today. #NewsTracker #Suicide Bomber #Kabul #Shia Islam #Shi'ite Muslim shrine

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Three bombs hit Kabul, Kandahar; 134 injured, 59 dead

Sep 16, 2014

Iraq parliament rejects PM security nominees

Iraq's parliament has failed to approve Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's candidates for the sensitive posts of defence and interior ministers, state television has reported. The men - Riad al-Ghareeb nominated for the post of interior minister and Ja... #Iraq #Baghdad #United Arab Emirates #Nouri al-Maliki
Three bombs hit Kabul, Kandahar; 134 injured, 59 dead

Sep 13, 2014

Shia group accused of revenge attacks in Iraq

Shia militias fighting against the Islamic State group (IS) in Iraq have been accused of exacting revenge against Sunnis. Kurdish fighters say the Iranian-backed Badr brigade, has carried out reprisals against villagers suspected of sheltering IS fig... #Iraq #Baghdad #United Arab Emirates #Nouri al-Maliki
Three bombs hit Kabul, Kandahar; 134 injured, 59 dead

Sep 17, 2014

Yemen clashes escalate as army shells rebels

Dozens of people have been killed in two days of fighting between Houthi rebels and government-allied forces at the outskirts of the Yemeni capital, sources tell Al Jazeera. The army on Wednesday shelled Houthi positions in the suburb of Wadi Dhahr a... #Yemen #Houthis