Deadliest attack took place in Baghdad's Shia northern Shaab neighbourhood
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Thursday 01 December 2011
Seventeen people have been killed in two separate attacks in a province of north-eastern Iraq which was once an al-Qa'ida stronghold, officials said today.
Sunday 17 July 2011
Iraqi officials say a roadside bomb targeting a security patrol has killed one policeman and a passer-by in western Baghdad.
Saturday 16 July 2011
Wednesday 29 June 2011
Millions of Shia Muslims have flocked to a Baghdad shrine to commemorate the death of an eighth-century saint.
Wednesday 22 June 2011
Tuesday 21 June 2011
Suicide bombers detonated two explosive-laden vehicles early today near a government compound south of Baghdad, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens.
Thursday 09 June 2011
Austrian Airlines has resumed flights to Baghdad after 21 years, becoming the first major Western carrier offering a regular service to the Iraqi capital. The Austrian Airlines plane touched down yesterday afternoon at Baghdad International Airport.
Sunday 22 May 2011
A rapid-fire series of explosions in and around Baghdad killed 13 people today, including seven people who died when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd of police officers, officials said.
Monday 09 May 2011
Eighteen people, including a senior Iraqi counter-terrorism official and an al-Qa'ida leader, died in a battle between inmates and security officers during a jailbreak attempt in Baghdad yesterday.
Saturday 30 April 2011
Iraqi officials say a judge, his wife and daughter have been killed when their house was blown up.
Monday 18 April 2011
At least nine people were killed and 23 injured when suicide bombers detonated two cars packed with explosives outside Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone today, officials said.
Friday 08 April 2011
On 9 April 2003, American tanks rolled into Baghdad, 21 days after war was declared by the West on Sadam Hussein's Iraq.
Friday 18 February 2011
The local authorities in Baghdad are demanding that the United States pay $1bn (£619m) in compensation and apologise for the damage caused to the city by blast walls.
Tuesday 01 February 2011
Sunday 23 January 2011
A flurry of morning bombs killed 10 people and wounded 34 around Baghdad, police said, in what one Iraqi official called an attempt to undermine security ahead of a much anticipated meeting of Arab heads of state in two months.
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