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Suicide bombing north of Baghdad kills 16, Islamic State claims attack

Suicide bombing north of Baghdad kills 16, Islamic State claims attack

BAGHDAD, July 25 (Reuters) – A suicide car bombing claimed by Islamic State killed 16 people including a group of women and children packed into a minibus outside an Iraqi town on Monday morning, police and hospital sources said.  …

Nearly 120 killed in overnight Baghdad bombings claimed by IS

Nearly 120 killed in overnight Baghdad bombings claimed by IS

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack which targeted a busy shopping area as people celebrated Ramadan   * Bombings hit as people out late during Ramadan * Islamic State claims suicide attack on shopping district * Angry Baghdadis pelt…

Iraqi army storms to edge of Islamic State-held Falluja as fresh bombings hit Baghdad

Iraqi army storms to edge of Islamic State-held Falluja as fresh bombings hit Baghdad

BAGHDAD, May 30 (Reuters) – The Iraqi army stormed to the southern edge of Falluja under U.S. air support on Monday, launching a direct assault to retake the city from Islamic State (IS) militants and help protect the nearby capital…