Car bombs kill 27 people north of Iraq's capital, Baghdad

Car bombs targeting a crowded market and Shiite militia checkpoints north of Iraq's capital killed 27 people on Saturday, authorities said, as the country's prime minister vowed to punish Islamic State militants who smashed ancient artifacts in a northern city.

Car bombs kill more than 30 in eastern Libyan city: Speaker

More than 30 people were killed in car bomb explosions in the eastern Libyan city of Qubbah on Friday, parliamentary speaker Aguila Saleh said.

Car bombs in Kirkuk, Baghdad kill 33

The first major attack in the disputed Iraqi city of Kirkuk in months killed 18 people Thursday, while two car bombs in a frequently targeted Shiite district of Baghdad left 15 dead.

Iraq says foreign trainers `late` as bombs rock Baghdad

Iraq said Saturday foreign military trainers who will aid its fight against jihadists are welcome but "late", as a wave of car bombs killed dozens, highlighting enormous security challenges ahead.

Car bombs kill 12 people in Baghdad, Ramadi: Sources

Car bombs killed 12 people in the Iraqi capital and the city of Ramadi to the west on Saturday, police and medical sources said.

Baghdad car bombs kill 13: Police

Three car bombs blasts killed at least 13 people and wounded 41 in Shiite-dominated neighbourhoods of the Iraqi capital Baghdad Tuesday, police and hospital sources said.

Car bombs kill nine in Shiite Baghdad districts: police

Car bombs killed at least nine people today on the main streets of two Shiite neighbourhoods of Baghdad, police and medical sources said.

63 killed in brutal Iraq post-election attacks

Attacks across Iraq, including a spate of car bombs in Baghdad and the northern city of Mosul, killed 63 people Wednesday in the bloodiest violence to hit Iraq since April elections.

Baghdad bombs against Shiites kill 25

A spate of rush hour bombs, mostly targeting Shiite-majority areas of Baghdad, killed 25 people Tuesday in the first major series of attacks to hit the capital since elections last month.

Twin car bombs kill 25 in Syria`s Homs: State media

Damascus: Two car bombs killed at least 25 people, including women and children, in a government-held neighbourhood of Syria`s central city of Homs on Thursday, state news agency SANA reported.

Attacks in Baghdad area kill 21 people

Bombings mainly targeting Shiite areas of Baghdad and attacks on security force checkpoints in and around the capital killed at least 21 people Wednesday, officials said.

Car bombs kill 13 civilians in Iraqi capital

A string of car bomb attacks hit commercial areas in Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 13 people, Iraqi officials said.

Toll from Baghdad area attacks reaches 30: Officials

A series of attacks in the Baghdad area, including four car bombs targeting civilians, have killed at least 30 people, security and medical officials said on Tuesday.

Car bombs kill at least 39 people in Baghdad

Insurgents in Iraq unleashed a new wave of car bombs in Shiite neighbourhoods of Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 39 people and wounding dozens, officials said.

Yemen blasts death toll touches 65

The death toll in three suicide car bombings that ripped through a key military site and police centre in Yemen`s southeastern province of Shabwa has risen to at least 65.

44 killed in Iraq violence

At least 44 people were killed and 133 others got wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq Sunday, police and official sources said.

Three car bombs hit Iraq`s Kirkuk, two killed

Three car bombs ripped through Iraq`s ethnically mixed city of Kirkuk Thursday, killing two people and wounding some 25 others, police said.

Five car bombs kill 26 in Shiite areas across Iraq

Five car bombs exploded today in predominantly Shiite cities and districts in central and southern Iraq, killing 26 civilians and wounding dozens, officials said.

Iraq attacks kill 55 less than a week before vote

Insurgents in Iraq deployed a series of car bombs as part of highly coordinated attacks that cut across a wide swath of the country on Monday, killing at least 55 on the deadliest day in nearly a month.

Ten killed in Iraq blasts

At least 10 people were killed and 15 others injured when two car bombs went off in and near Basra city of Iraq Sunday, a police source said.