Sunni fighters expand offensive in western Iraq

Sunni insurgents led by an al-Qaeda breakaway group have expanded their offensive in a volatile western province of Iraq, capturing three strategic towns and the first border crossing with Syria to fall on the Iraqi side.

Suicide car bombing at Iraq school kills 3

At least three people were killed and 14 wounded in a suicide car bomb attack at a primary school in Iraq``s Anbar province on Monday, a provincial police source told News Agencies.

Back-to-back bombs kill 9 people in western Iraq

Iraq`s Ramadi used to be one of the strongholds of the al Qaeda-led insurgency.