Bombings targeting Iraq military kill 5 soldiers

Two bombings targeting an army checkpoint and a convoy near the Iraqi capital killed five soldiers today, officials said.

String of attacks kills 6 in Iraq

Iraqi authorities say a string of attacks have left at least six people dead, including a candidate in the upcoming provincial elections.

Iran: 4 killed in military helicopter crash

Iran says a military helicopter has crashed near the Iraqi border, killing all four people aboard.