News Search & Analytics
US Edition
Minimum 3 characters required!!

ISIS claims suicide bombing in Baghdad

Sun Jan 08 01:00:09 EST 2017 | WPLG Local 10
(CNN) - At least 11 people were killed and 25 others were wounded when a suicide car bomb exploded in an outdoor busy market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, local police officials in Baghdad told CNN. A suicide bomber drove his car and detonated it in Alwat-Jamila market in eastern Baghdad's Sadr City. This is the latest violent incident in the war-ravaged country of Iraq The ISIS media wing, Amaq, claimed responsibility in a statement posted on Twitter and tweeted by various ISIS supporters. The ..

Advertisement


Members of the Iraqi rapid response forces gather during a battle between Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants in the Wahda district of eastern Mosul, Iraq, January 8, 2017. RE..
MOSUL, Iraq/BAGHDAD — Iraqi special forces battling the Islamic State reached the eastern bank of the Tigris river in Mosul on Sunday for the first time in a three-month, U.S-backe..
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi official says a suicide bombing in a bustling commercial area in the Iraqi capital has killed at least six civilians. Interior Ministry spokesman Brig. Gen...
BAGHDAD A suicide car bomb blast claimed by Islamic State killed at least 13 people and wounded more than 50 others at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, police and m..
(CNN) - At least 11 people were killed and 25 others were wounded when a suicide car bomb exploded in an outdoor busy market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, local police officials in..
BAGHDAD —  A car bomb tore through a Baghdad market Thursday, killing at least six people in what appeared to be the latest in a series of deadly attacks by the Islamic State ..
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi official says a suicide bombing in a bustling commercial area in the Iraqi capital has killed at least six civilians. Interior Ministry spokesman Brig. Gen...
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suicide car bombing in a commercial area in central Baghdad has killed at least 11 civilians. A police officer says the bomber struck on Thursd..
MOSUL, Iraq/BAGHDAD, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Iraqi special forces battling Islamic State reached the eastern bank of the Tigris river in Mosul on Sunday for the first time in a three-mon..
BAGHDAD (AP) — A car bomb tore through a Baghdad market on Thursday, killing at least nine people in what appeared to be the latest in a series of deadly attacks by the Islamic Sta..
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a car bombing in a mostly Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad has killed at least eight people. A police officer said Thursday the explosives-laden ca..
At least 17 people have been killed and 15 others wounded in two seperate car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, police and medics have said. The first blast on Thursday we..
BAGHDAD —  A car bomb blast killed at least 12 people and wounded 50 others at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad Sunday, police and medical sources said. The explosion hit..
BAGHDAD –  Iraqi officials say a car bombing in a mostly Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad has killed at least eight people. A police officer said Thursday the explosives-laden c..
Iraqi army members run during a battle against Islamic State militants, in the Wahda district of eastern Mosul, Iraq, January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani A member of the fede..
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — A suicide bomber driving a garbage truck packed with explosives rammed his vehicle into an Egyptian security checkpoint outside a police building in northern..
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — A suicide bomber driving a garbage truck packed with explosives rammed his vehicle into an Egyptian security checkpoint outside a police building in northern..
Suicide bombings at two marketplaces in eastern Baghdad killed at least 20 people - the latest in a spate of attacks in the Iraqi capital that have left dozens dead in recent days...
BAGHDAD - A wave of attacks in and around Baghdad on Sunday killed at least 23 people, the latest in a series of assaults blamed on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS.) A su..
A member of Iraqi security forces stands at the site of car bomb attack in the predominately Shi'ite Muslim neighbourhood of al-Obaidi, Iraq, January 5, 2017. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okil..
At least 12 people have been killed and 50 wounded in a car bomb blast in eastern Baghdad, police and medics say. The explosion hit the mainly Shia district of Jamila on Sunday, so..
Turkish police have killed a would-be suicide bomber who tried to enter the main police station in the southeastern city of Gaziantep.  Following Tuesday's attack, Mehmet Sims..
(CNN) - A deadly car bomb Saturday rocked the center of the rebel-held city of Azaz in northern Syria, near the Turkish border, according to activists. At least 21 people have been..
(CNN) - Around 50 people have been killed and 80 more injured in a massive car bombing Saturday in the rebel-held city of Azaz in northern Syria, local activist Mahmoud Hassano tol..
Military vehicles of Iraqi security forces are seen during a battle with Islamic State militants, in al-Zuhoor neighborhood of Mosul, Iraq, January 8, 2017. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari A..
MOSUL, Iraq Jan 8 Iraqi special forces, backed by U.S.-led air raids, clashed with Islamic State militants near a historic site in Mosul on Sunday, an officer in Iraq's counter-ter..
BAGHDAD –  A car bomb tore through a Baghdad market on Thursday, killing at least nine people in what appeared to be the latest in a series of deadly attacks by the Islamic St..
BAGHDAD Iraqi forces have fought their way into two more southeastern districts of Mosul but their advances are being slowed by Islamic State's tactic of using civilians for cover,..
BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state news agency says a car bomb explosion in southwest Damascus has killed at least five people and injured 15 others. The car bomb was detonated Sunday out..
BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's state news agency says a car bomb explosion in southwest Damascus has killed at least five people and injured 15 others. The car bomb was detonated Sunday out..
BEIRUT -- A U.S.-led special forces raid on Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants in eastern Syria has reportedly left two dozen of the jihadist fighters dead. The U.S. ..
Bulgaria's public radio broadcaster has been banned from playing millions of contemporary songs because of a row over copyright payments. Since 1 January, state-funded Bulgarian Na..
ANKARA Turkish police killed a would-be attacker who tried to enter the main police station in the southeastern city of Gaziantep on Tuesday and were searching for a second assaila..
WASHINGTON —  The United States on Monday blacklisted Alexander Bastrykin, Russia's top investigator and a close aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin, and four other Russi..
At least 19 people have been reported killed after a car bomb struck Syria's northwestern city of Azaz, according to a monitor group. Dozens were also wounded in Saturday's attack,..