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Iraqi forces kill over 70 Sunni militants

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 23:37

Iraqi security forces Saturday fought back attacks from Sunni groups across the country, killing over 70 militants, officials said.

Air raids kill 32 as Iraq forces hold off assaults

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 17:48

Iraqi air strikes killed at least 32 people today as security forces held off attacks on a strategic town and an oil refinery, officials and witnesses said.

Jordan beefs up Iraq border defenses as frontier post falls

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 04:39

Jordan beefed up its border defenses with Iraq on Sunday after Sunni gunmen seized territory close to its border in Anbar province and appeared to have also taken control of the only land crossing with its large eastern neighbor, officials and witnesses said.

Iraq insurgents capture fourth town in Anbar

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 14:17

Iraqi officials say Sunni militants have seized another town in Iraq`s western Anbar province, the fourth to fall in their hands since Friday.

Five killed in Iraq suicide attack

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 14:51

A suicide bomber killed a top leader of the Iraqi government-backed Sahwa paramilitary group and four others, a police source said Wednesday.

Suicide bomber kills anti-ISIL leader in Iraq`s Anbar province: Report

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 06:56

One of the leaders of Iraq`s pro-government Sunni tribal fighters was killed late on Tuesday by a suicide bomber in western Anbar province`s capital of Ramadi, one of his men said.

14 killed in Iraq attacks

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 01:48

A total of 14 people were killed and 15 wounded in separate bombings and shootings across Iraq, police and medical sources said.

49 killed, 69 injured in Iraq attacks

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 02:28

As many as 49 people were killed and 69 wounded Monday in a wave of violent attacks witnessed across Iraq, including battles with insurgent groups in Anbar province, security and medical sources said.

At least 15 killed in Iraq``s Anbar province

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 01:37

At least 15 people were killed and 26 others wounded in separate attacks across the Iraqi province of Anbar Sunday, police said.

21 killed, 45 injured in Iraq violence

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 06:46

At least 21 people were killed and 45 wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq Saturday, police and medical sources said.

17 killed in Iraq violence

Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 06:15

At least 17 people were killed and 23 wounded in a new wave of attacks Saturday across Iraq, including in the volatile province of Anbar, police said.

Suicide car bomb kills 4 soldiers in Iraq`s Anbar

Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 23:46

Officials in Iraq say a suicide car bomb targeting an army checkpoint has killed four soldiers in embattled Anbar province.