Latest 18 April 2007 Baghdad bombings Stories

2006-04-25 03:35:00

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A bomb exploded in a minibus near a market in Baghdad's Sadr City Shi'ite slum on Tuesday, killing at least one person and wounding four, police said.

2006-04-24 06:10:42

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A seventh car bomb exploded in Baghdad on Monday, with the latest targeting an Iraqi police patrol and wounding at least eight people, police said. The explosion occurred in the upscale Mansour district of Baghdad, home to some embassies and contracting companies.

2006-04-24 04:54:06

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Four car bombs hit Baghdad on Monday, killing at least six people and wounding almost 50, police said. Two blasts occurred near the Mustansiriya University, killing at least three and wounding 15.

2006-04-24 02:57:03

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two car bombs exploded near Baghdad's Mustansiriya University on Monday, killing at least two people, police said. The attack followed another car bomb that killed at least three people and wounded 25 near the Ministry of Health in central Baghdad.

2006-02-21 10:26:20

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb parked at a Baghdad market killed 21 people and wounded at least 25 on Tuesday in one of the worst attacks for weeks.

2006-02-21 09:59:26

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least six people were killed in a car bomb attack on a Baghdad market on Tuesday, police said.

2006-02-07 02:30:59

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two bombs exploded near a compact disc shop in central Baghdad on Tuesday and police said casualties were feared. Police said a crowd gathered near the shop beside a crowded market after one bomb exploded and a second device went off.

2006-01-19 07:49:00

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least 15 people were killed and 25 wounded in central Baghdad on Thursday when a car bomb hit a police patrol and a suicide bomber walked into a nearby coffee shop and blew himself up, police said. They said they expected the death toll in the simultaneous blasts to rise.

2005-09-24 02:23:09

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb exploded near an Iraqi army checkpoint in Baghdad on Saturday, killing two Iraqi soldiers and wounding five other people, police said.

2005-09-24 01:39:32

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb exploded near an Iraqi army checkpoint in Baghdad on Saturday, destroying several cars and sending a column of smoke into the air, witnesses said.

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