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Iraq violence: Serial bombings kill 69 on Eid

Aug 11, 2013

Iraq violence: Serial bombings kill 69 on Eid

A wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed 69 people on Saturday, a bloody reminder of the inability of Iraqi authorities to stop violence threatening to spiral out of control. #NewsTracker #Iraq #Iraq Violence #Shia-Sunni conflict #Serial car bombings
More than 700 people died due to religious violence in Pak since 2012

Jul 18, 2013

More than 700 people died due to religious violence in Pak since 2012

At least 717 people were killed and 1108 injured in 203 targeted violence against religious communities in Pakistan since January last year, a report released by a Congress established independent commission has said. #Pakistan #Taliban #NewsTracker #Shia-Sunni conflict #Religious violence in Pakistan
Sunni mosques bombed in Iraq, 23 killed

Jul 14, 2013

Sunni mosques bombed in Iraq, 23 killed

Two bomb attacks near Sunni mosques in the Iraqi capital killed at least 23 people who had gathered to pray after breaking their daily fast for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan on Saturday, police and medics said. #NewsTracker #Iraq #Shia-Sunni conflict #Sunni mosques
Suicide bomber targets Iraq grocery market, kills 13

Jun 10, 2013

Suicide bomber targets Iraq grocery market, kills 13

At least 13 people were killed when two car bombs and a suicide attacker targeted a grocery market in a mainly Shi'ite Muslim town north of Baghdad, police and local officials said on Monday. #NewsTracker #Iraq #Shia Sunni #Shia-Sunni conflict #Iraq suicide bomber
String of bomblasts in Iraq kill 22 Shiite Muslim pilgrims

Jan 17, 2013

String of bomblasts in Iraq kill 22 Shiite Muslim pilgrims

The eruption of violence follows nearly two weeks of relative calm, and threatens to enflame rising tensions among Iraq's ethnic and sectarian groups. #NewsTracker #Iraq #Shia-Sunni conflict #Shiit Muslims

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String of bomblasts in Iraq kill 22 Shiite Muslim pilgrims

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
String of bomblasts in Iraq kill 22 Shiite Muslim pilgrims

Sep 11, 2014

Houthi rebels in talks with Yemen government

Yemen's government and Shia Muslim Houthi rebels have resumed talks in a bid to end a crisis that has seen weeks of sometimes bloody protests in the capital. On Thursday, a member of the government's negotiating team said both sides had signed an agr... #Yemen #Facebook #Houthis
String of bomblasts in Iraq kill 22 Shiite Muslim pilgrims

Sep 04, 2014

Bangladesh resumes sending workers to Iraq

Bangladesh officials have said that the government has resumed sending workers to Iraq after a three-month ban, despite reports of hundreds of construction workers being dragged into the country's conflict. Bangladesh suspended sending workers to the... #Iraq #Baghdad #Bangladesh