Latest Terrorism in Iraq Stories

2008-10-18 18:00:11

Four Israeli nationals held hostage on the island of Turks and Caicos by Chinese laborers were freed Saturday after their company agreed to pay a ransom.

2008-10-15 13:00:00

Coalition forces killed al-Qaida in Iraq's second-in-command during an operation earlier in October in Mosul, the U.S. military command announced Wednesday. Abu Qaswarah, known as Abu Sara, who was killed during an Oct.

2008-10-05 12:00:08

By Kim Gamel Associated Press BAGHDAD -- Two U.S. helicopters collided while landing at a base in Baghdad on Saturday, killing one Iraqi soldier and wounding four people, including two Americans, the military said. It was the second helicopter crash in two weeks. The U.S.

2008-10-03 09:00:10

Urgent: Suicide bombers kill 7 at two Shiite mosques in Baghdad BAGHDAD, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- Suicide bombers struck two Shiite mosques in southern Baghdad on Thursday, killing seven worshippers and wounding 14 others, an Interior Ministry source said. (c) 2008 Xinhua News Agency - CEIS.

2008-10-02 09:00:10

Suicide bombers struck two Shiite mosques Thursday, killing at least 20 worshipers during early morning prayers in two areas of Baghdad, Iraqi officials said. The attacks occurred as Muslims were marking the end of the Ramadan fasting month.

2008-10-01 09:00:12

By KIM GAMEL By Kim Gamel The Associated Press BAGHDAD The number of Iraqi security forces killed in September rose by nearly a third to 159 compared with the same period last year, Associated Press figures showed Tuesday. U.S. troop deaths for the same period fell by nearly 40 percent to 25.

2008-08-05 00:00:11

By The Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) - Despite intense U.S.

2008-07-30 06:00:25

By Nicholas Spangler and Laith Hammoudi, The Miami Herald Jul. 30--BAGHDAD -- Iraqi infantry, supported by artillery, the Iraqi air force and U.S. forces, on Tuesday began what was described as a major operation in Diyala province, northeast of Baghdad.

2008-07-29 18:00:22

By Kim Gamel BAGHDAD - Suicide bombers, including at least three women, struck Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad and Kurdish protesters in the northern city of Kirkuk on Monday, killing at least 57 people - a brutal reminder that mass gatherings remain vulnerable despite vast gains in security.

2008-07-29 12:00:04

BAGHDAD _ Iraqi infantry, supported by artillery elements of the Iraqi air force and U.S. forces, began a major operation in Diyala province, northeast of Baghdad, early Tuesday morning.

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