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52 killed in series of attacks across Iraq


September 9th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 9 (IANS) A series of bombs and gunfire attacks across Iraq Sunday left some 52 Iraqis dead and more than 200 others injured, in what appeared to be ... Read more...

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6 killed in Iraq violence


August 25th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 25 (IANS) A total of six people including a local official were killed and five others injured Saturday in separate gun and bomb attacks in Iraq, police said.... Read more...

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Four die in Iraq clashes between protesters and security (Lead)


February 25th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 25 (IANS) Three protesters were killed in Iraq's Mosul town while another died in Kirkuk province during demonstrations in Iraq, a media report said.Three protesters were killed and five ... Read more...

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39 Al Qaeda militants captured in Iraq


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 2 (IANS) Thirty-nine suspected Al Qaeda militants, including the outfit's leaders in Iraq's western province of Anbar, have been captured by security forces, a media report said Thursday."Iraqi security forces ... Read more...

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12 historic sites worldwide ‘on verge of vanishing’


October 19th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): Twelve historic sites around the world have been identified to be at risk of irreparable loss because of mismanagement and neglect, a new report has suggested.The report, by ... Read more...

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Nine soldiers killed in Iraq


September 15th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 15 (IANS) Nine Iraqi soldiers were killed in a bomb explosion and gunfire attack in Iraq's northern province of Nineveh Wednesday, police said. The attack took place outside the provincial capital ... Read more...

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Two soldiers killed in Iraq violence


August 13th, 2010 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 13 (IANS) Two Iraqi soldiers were killed and five security personnel wounded in three attacks, including a suicide car bombing, in central and northern Iraq, police said. A suicide car bomber ... Read more...

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US soldier, two civilians killed in Iraq violence


July 23rd, 2010 - 2:20 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 23 (IANS) An American soldier and two civilians were killed and four injured in separate incidents of violence in Iraq, police and US military said Thursday. A US military statement said ... Read more...

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Nine killed, 123 injured in suicide attacks in Iraq (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, May 14 (DPA) At least nine people were killed and 123 injured in two suicide attacks inside a football stadium, in the northern province of Nineveh Friday, a local police source ... Read more...

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Seven killed, hundreds injured in Iraq blasts (Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, May 14 (DPA) At least seven people were killed and hundreds injured in twin blasts north of Baghdad Friday, Iraqiya TV channel reported. A suicide bomber detonated his explosives and a car ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills eight in Iraq


September 7th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Sep 7 (DPA) Nine people were killed and 13 others injured Monday when a suicide bomber detonated a car bomb in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi, police said. The attack took ... Read more...

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46 killed in truck and car bombings in Iraq (Lead)


August 10th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 10 (DPA) At least 30 people were killed and 75 others injured Monday when two truck bombs exploded in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, al-Arabiya news channel reported, while ... Read more...

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30 dead in Iraq suicide bomb attacks


July 9th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mosul (Iraq), July 9 (Xinhua) At least 30 people were killed and 70 injured Thursday in double suicide bomb attacks in Tal-Afar town in Iraq's northern province of Nineveh, authorities said. Read more...

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28 killed in motorbike suicide bombing in Iraq (Third Lead)


March 8th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 8 (DPA) At least 28 people were killed and 54 others injured Sunday when a man driving a motorcycle detonated explosives strapped to his body outside a police recruitment centre ... Read more...

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Iraq police station attack kills at least 52 (Second Lead)


March 8th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 8 (DPA) At least 52 people were killed and 35 others were injured Sunday when a man driving a motorcycle detonated explosives strapped to his body outside a police recruitment ... Read more...

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Iraq police station attack kills 30 (Lead)


March 8th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 8 (DPA) At least 30 people were killed and 48 others injured Sunday when a man driving a motorcycle detonated explosives strapped to his body outside a police recruitment centre ... Read more...

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Senior Al Qaeda commander killed in Iraq


March 6th, 2009 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 5 (DPA) Iraqi security forces Thursday said they had killed a top military commander in the Iraqi branch of the Al Qaeda network. General Tariq al-Assil, police chief for Iraq's western ... Read more...

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Iraq’s provincial elections: A test of fragile calm


January 28th, 2009 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Jan 28 (DPA) As voters prepare to go to the polls Jan 31, Iraq stands balanced on a knife-edge as the streets are safer now than they have been at any ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda posts three-suicide bombers videos on Youtube


December 26th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): A sick video of three suicide bombings has been posted on YouTube by al-Qaeda.Terror experts say the film is a twisted tribute to the assassins and ... Read more...

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Iraq bombs kill at least 11, injure 39


December 4th, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 3 (DPA) At least 11 people were killed and 39 others injured Wednesday when bombs hit a primary school and a checkpoint in the Iraqi cities of Nineveh and Mosul, ... Read more...

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Three US soldiers killed in Iraq


June 25th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Baghdad, June 25 (Xinhua) At least three US soldiers and their interpreter have been killed in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq's eastern province of Nineveh, officials said Wednesday. The incident took ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills 16, injures 18 in Iraq


May 29th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, May 29 (DPA) At least 16 people were killed and 18 injured Thursday when a suicide bomber attacked police volunteers near the main police department in the northern Iraqi province of ... Read more...

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At least seven killed, eight wounded in Iraq attacks


May 24th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, May 24 (DPA) At least seven people were killed Saturday and eight others were wounded in separate attacks in Iraq, media reports said. In the Iraqi province of Nineveh, police sources ... Read more...

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Curfew lifted in north Iraq, US soldier killed in attack


May 12th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, May 12 (DPA) Iraqi authorities lifted a curfew Monday in northern Nineveh, allowing people to leave their homes three days after a military offensive was launched in the province. Driving is ... Read more...

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Iraqi police arrests al-Qaeda chief


May 9th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Baghdad , May 9 (ANI): Iraqi police has arrested the fugitive Abu Hamza al-Muhajir who called himself the head of al-Qaeda.The US State Department had announced five million dollars reward ... Read more...

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Terrorist violence kill at least 17 in Iraq


May 1st, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, May 1 (DPA) At least 17 people were killed and 46 wounded in separate incidents in Iraq, security sources, witnesses and the US military said Thursday. In one incident, some 10 ... Read more...

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Abducted students freed in Iraq


April 6th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin
(Second lead) DPA Baghdad, April 6 (DPA) University students abducted in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul Sunday have been released by the army, the defence ministry said. All 42 students who were abducted ... Read more...

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Ancient clay tablet helps unravel 5,000-year-old asteroid mystery


March 31st, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by admin
London, March 31 (ANI): British scientists have deciphered a mysterious ancient clay tablet, which they believe has helped them to solve a riddle over a giant asteroid impact more than 5,000 ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills five in Iraq


March 23rd, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Mosul (Iraq), March 23 (Xinhua) At least five people were killed and 30 wounded when a suicide bomber rammed his truck into an army base in Mosul, the capital of the Iraqi ... Read more...

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