Seven dead in raid on Iraqi gas plant claimed by IS

The attack on the Taji plant, about 20 kilometres (12 miles) north of the capital, was launched at dawn.

IS says American suicide bomber carried out Iraq attack

The Islamic State jihadist group said Tuesday that an American was among four suicide bombers who carried out attacks against Iraqi security forces in the Baiji area north of Baghdad.

Islamic State claims Iraq suicide bombing that killed 38

The Islamic State group on Friday claimed it carried out a suicide bombing south of Baghdad that targeted Sunni fighters who oppose the jihadists, in which 38 people were killed.

40 Yazidi children reported dead after Iraq attack: UN

Forty children from northern Iraq`s Yazidi minority are reported to have died as a result of a jihadist attack on the Sinjar region, the United Nations Children`s Fund said on Tuesday.

Iraq Sunni militant group vows to march on Baghdad

The al Qaeda-inspired group that captured two key Sunni-dominated cities in Iraq this week vowed today to march on to Baghdad, raising fears about the Shiite-led government`s ability to slow the assault following the insurgents` lightning gains.

Iraq attacks kill 12 as vote count goes on

Bombings and shootings killed at least 12 people in Iraq on Wednesday, most of them police or soldiers, as the count drags on from an April 30 general election.

Car bomb kills eight in central Iraq

A car bomb exploded at a police checkpoint south of Baghdad on Thursday, killing eight people, among them three police, an officer and a doctor said.

Eight Iraqi policemen killed in suicide bomb attack

At least eight policemen were killed and ten others injured Sunday in a suicide bomb attack in Iraq`s Kirkuk Governorate province, a police source said.

Iraq attacks kill eight on invasion anniversary

Attacks killed eight people across Iraq Thursday, a day after bombings, shootings and shelling left 46 people dead, part of a surge in bloodshed with elections due within weeks.

Gunmen kill 7 Sunni workers in Iraq

Iraqi officials say gunmen have killed seven Sunni construction workers northeast of Baghdad.

41 killed in violent attacks in Iraq

At least 41 people were killed and 22 others wounded in the latest wave of violent attacks across Iraq, police said Friday.

Iraq violence: Suicide bomber rams tanker into Police HQ, 7 cops killed

Latest in the spate of attacks in Iraq, a suicide bomber rammed and detonated his explosive-laden tanker into the police headquarters in Muqdadiyah, in the restive Diyala province near Baqouba, killing seven cops and hurting 14 others, reports said Wednesday.

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 28 in Iraq

Gunmen and suicide bombers driving explosives-rigged vehicles launched a wave of coordinated attacks in Iraq`s Anbar province overnight, killing 25 police and three civilians, officials and medics said on Wednesday.

Attacks kill 8 policemen in western Iraqi town

Iraqi officials say shootings and a suicide bombing targeting security checkpoints have killed eight policemen in a remote western town.

42 killed, 63 wounded in Iraq violence

At least 42 people were killed and 63 wounded in violent attacks in Iraq Sunday, government sources said.

12 killed in Iraq attacks

At least 12 people were killed and 15 injured as two bombs struck an Iraqi town Friday, police said.

21 killed, 78 wounded in Iraq attacks

At least 21 people were killed and 78 injured in attacks across Iraq Monday, mostly in the Shiite provinces, an interior ministry source said.

Suicide attack at Iraq campaign meet kills 25

A coordinated attack involving a suicide bomber at an open-air election campaign meeting in central Iraq killed 25 people on Saturday, the latest in a spike in unrest two weeks before provincial polls.

Deadly Iraq blasts kill 65, mark 10 yrs since US invasion

Insurgents unleashed deadly attacks on Tuesday against Shiite areas in Baghdad, killing at least 65 people and wounding dozens, highlighting increasing sectarian tensions in Iraq a decade after the war began.

Bomb, other attacks in Iraq leave 18 dead

A bombing near a playground and other insurgent attacks killed 18 people including several children in Iraq.