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2006-08-04 05:10:45

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - A senior Mosul policeman was killed by a car bomb on Friday and heavy clashes between insurgents and U.S. and Iraqi forces were reported in the city, Iraq's third largest, police sources said.

2006-06-27 04:30:21

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, killing at least three people, police said. Police Brigadier Adel Zein al-Aabeddine also said 21 people were wounded.

2006-06-27 03:37:07

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, killing at least one person and wounding nine, police said. Ambulances rushed to the scene of the blast at a petrol station amid gunfire, witnesses said.

2006-06-27 03:18:26

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - A bomb exploded in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday and many casualties were feared, police said. Ambulances rushed to the scene of the blast at a petrol station amid gunfire, witnesses said.

2006-06-13 00:54:04

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - The death toll from a series of bomb attacks in Iraq's northern oil hub city of Kirkuk rose to at least 24 people, police sources said. The sources said the dead were mostly police and civilians. A total of seven bomb attacks were made on several targets, they said.

2006-06-13 00:41:05

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - The death toll from a series of bombings in Iraq's northern oil hub city of Kirkuk on Tuesday rose to at least 14, police sources said. They said at least five bombs exploded, targeting a senior police official, U.S.

2006-06-12 23:49:57

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Three bomb attacks killed at least eight people in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, police and hospital sources said. One bomb targeted a police patrol and another was directed at a crowd that gathered to inspect the damage.

2006-03-27 04:51:14

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - A bomb exploded inside a joint U.S.-Iraq base in Mosul on Monday and many people were feared dead, Interior Ministry sources said. The sources said the explosion targeted Iraqi army recruits.

2006-02-20 02:49:52

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - At least five people were killed and 21 wounded on Monday when a bomb exploded inside a restaurant in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, police and hospital sources said.

2006-02-17 13:03:55

SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) - A small plane with four Germans and an Iraqi aboard crashed in mountainous northern Iraq on Thursday en route to Iraq from Azerbaijan, the U.S. military and Iraqi officials said on Friday.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.