Iraq

Soldier tells British side of story at Iraq killings inquiry

Soldier tells British side of story at Iraq killings inquiry

Published 02/09/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - A British army officer told a public inquiry on Monday that allegations that soldiers in his company tortured and executed Iraqis after [more…]

Deadly Iraq bombings target cafe, school and playground

Deadly Iraq bombings target cafe, school and playground

Published 13/08/2013

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least 16 people were killed and 41 wounded on Monday in a suicide bomb attack on a crowded cafe in Balad, [more…]

Bombs target Iraqi shoppers, killing more than 50

Bombs target Iraqi shoppers, killing more than 50

Published 07/08/2013

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A series of car bombs targeting busy markets and shopping streets in and around Baghdad killed at least 51 people and wounded [more…]

Al Qaeda militants flee Iraq jail in violent mass break-out

Al Qaeda militants flee Iraq jail in violent mass break-out

Published 23/07/2013

BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Hundreds of convicts, including senior members of al Qaeda, broke out of Iraq's Abu Ghraib jail as comrades launched a military-style [more…]

Iraq, Lebanon alarmed at spreading Syria war

Iraq, Lebanon alarmed at spreading Syria war

Published 21/06/2013

BAGHDAD/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Neighboring Iraq warned that Syria's civil war is tearing the Middle East apart and Lebanon's president urged his country's Hezbollah movement on [more…]