Police say bomb was targetted at Shia pilgrims travelling to a shrine to 8th century Imam Moussa al-Kadhim
Isis was behind the larger blast which hit a security checkpoint in the northern al-Husseiniya district
Iraqi officials announced that 41 people have been killed and 105 injured in the suicide bomb attack perpetrated at a small football stadium in a village near Baghdad
Fearful politicians and diplomats are fleeing the Green Zone as demonstrators protest against what they see as a symbol of Iraq’s corrupt elite. Patrick Cockburn reports that the area could be overrun, and the army is unlikely to defend it
Isis jihadists have killed at least 31 people in a suicide bomb attack in Baghdad.
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Car bombs have struck an elementary school and a police station in northern Iraq, killing 12 children, officials have said.
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