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Demonstrations took place in the impoverished neighborhood of Fudhaliyah, a suburb in eastern Baghdad. The protesters raised banners denouncing corruption and demanding essential services be improved in their predominantly Shia area. Like many areas in Baghdad, the neighborhood requires ...
According to the source, the explosion which occurred in Kirkuk's Baghdad Road Neighborhood also wounded the official's daughter who was in the vehicle with him. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack yet, but the Islamic State (IS) has taken the blame for similar incidents in the past.

Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Three civilians were wounded Monday in a bomb explosion in Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. Speaking to Alghad Press, the source said, “An explosive charge went off near a popular market in Arab Jibor neighborhood in southern Baghdad, leaving three ...
The claim relates to reports published March 10 of “senior officials refusing to leave Saddam Hussein's palaces, seized after the US invasion, in the Green Zone and other Baghdad neighborhoods.” Abbas' words hint at the potential role of corruption in determining the fate of the assets. On April 16, 2017, ...
Hundreds of Iraqis staged a sit-in in Baghdad on March 18 to protest deteriorating services in the capital's eastern part. ... “We are protesting to force the government to do its duty toward citizens,” Abdel-Jabbar Khalaf, a protester from the Shia-majority al-Maamel neighborhood, told state-run Anadolu ...
“This is the second attack against Christians in three weeks; both occurred within the same neighborhood of Baghdad. A spokesperson for Iraq's Interior Ministry says that the individuals responsible for the deaths of Dr. Hisham Shafiq and his family were arrested on the evening of March 10,” the article ...

Hundreds of Iraqis staged a sit-in in Baghdad on Sunday to protest deteriorating services in the capital's eastern part. ... “We are protesting to force the government to do its duty towards citizens,” Abdel-Jabbar Khalaf, a protester from the Shia-majority Al-Maamel neighborhood, told Anadolu Agency.
One source told Kurdistan 24 that at least four men brandishing knives stormed the doctor's house in eastern Baghdad's predominantly Shia neighborhood of Mashtal, and then began stabbing him and his family. Another source said the attackers stole money and valuables after the victims were dead.
Iraqi's legendary copper markets, once centers of commerce and socialization, are now fading away, from Baghdad to Najaf. ... about the steady decline in the number of customers who come to his shop in Baghdad's Souk al-Safafeer, the legendary copper market in the neighborhood of Bab al-Agha.
Steamboat Springs joins a global celebration of free expression, happening in dozens of locations around the world, including Baghdad, Paris, Berlin, Cairo and New York. The local event ... The 2007 bombing took the lives of 30 people and destroyed a large portion of the neighborhood. The booksellers ...
Frankenstein in Baghdad begins with an explosion in Baghdad's Tayaran Square, the full significance of which doesn't become clear until later, when the ... specifically the inhabitants of the run-down, somewhat seedy neighborhood of Bataween, in the first months of what would become a brutal sectarian ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Three people were injured Sunday in a bomb attack in southern the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. Speaking to Baghdad Today news website, the source said, “A bomb exploded near commercial markets at Arab Jibor neighborhood in southern ...
Speaking to Baghdad Today news website, the source said, “Security forces found a man dead after unknown gunmen opened fire at him near a rubbish dump at Abu Disher neighborhood, in southern Baghdad.” “A probe was launched to identify perpetrators of the attack, while ambulances carried the ...
"It cannot be expected for Baghdad to take any step at this time to resolve either the Kirkuk [issue] or the issues facing the Kurdistan Region. ... to Kurdish lands, and at one point ordered the eviction of Kurdish residents of two Kurdish neighborhoods based on an order from the times of Saddam's regime.
Baghdad — The weightlifters on Iraq's national women's team train hard every day, both to bring home the medals and to help ease the financial burden of ... Jerking weights heavier than themselves at a rundown gym in Baghdad's conservative Shiite neighborhood of Sadr City, the young women and girls ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Two civilians were wounded Tuesday in a bomb attack near street markets in northern Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. In a press statement to Alghad Press, the source said, “A bomb placed near busy street markets went off in al-Rashdiya neighborhood, north ...
“Another bomb exploded near a busy street market in al-Latifiya neighborhood in southern Baghdad, leaving four people injured.” The Iraqi capital has seen almost daily bombings and armed attacks against security members, paramilitary troops and civilians since the Iraqi government launched a ...

I was in Baghdad, leading a platoon of Army Rangers as part of a special operations task force that was hunting down the famous “deck of cards”—the last of the Ba'ath Regime loyalists, and .... Looking at the picture of the neighborhood and then back at the neighborhood itself, something seemed off.
The hanging took place just a few blocks from al-Rubaie's home in the Baghdad neighborhood of Khadamiyah. Al-Rubaie says he hoped to detect some remorse from Saddam, who was handed a Koran minutes before dying, but he remained outwardly unmoved. Al-Rubaie says he still has complicated ...
"It was the first time that I've gone to such an event in Baghdad. It was just beautiful," Hadad says. "I think it's the first [startup incubator] in all of Iraq, to be honest with you. It's a great initiative that was established by a bunch of twentysomethings. You know, they're basically getting loans [of money] to make ...
An Iraqi Christian family of three was stabbed to death in their Baghdad home last week by a group of armed men in what is a continuing trend of ... A source told Kurdistan24 that at least four men with knives stormed the home in the predominantly Shia eastern Baghdad neighborhood of Mashtal.
But while the ISIS threat might have abated, the Iraqis still live in a dangerous neighborhood. Thus, Baghdad will eventually have to rebuild its conventional forces to guarantee its security and territorial integrity. As such, the Iraqi government will eventually have to buy more advanced conventional weapons ...
Material damage was also caused to the archeological wall of Bab Touma neighborhood due to a mortar shell fired by armed groups, according to the source. ... Earlier in the morning, armed groups fired five mortar shells on Baghdad St., al-Zabltani area and the neighborhoods of Bab Sharqi and Barzeh ...
As in the modern world, structures of local authority in cities, neighborhoods, and families had significant influence on local affairs. The Umayyad caliphs of Cordoba, the Fatimids of Cairo, and the Abbasids of Baghdad, who ruled between the eighth and 13th centuries, were not all-powerful. As was the ...
Lebanese President Michel Aoun (C) is seen during a visit to the Church of Our Lady of Deliverance in Baghdad's Karrada neighborhood on Feb. ... BAGHDAD: Lebanese President Michel Aoun expressed his country's desire to be involved in the reconstruction of Iraq, the fight against terrorism, and to ...
Speaking to Baghdad Today news website, the source said, “Security forces found a man dead after unknown gunmen opened fire at him near a rubbish dump at Abu Disher neighborhood, in southern Baghdad.” “A probe was launched to identify perpetrators of the attack, while ambulances carried the ...
"It cannot be expected for Baghdad to take any step at this time to resolve either the Kirkuk [issue] or the issues facing the Kurdistan Region. ... to Kurdish lands, and at one point ordered the eviction of Kurdish residents of two Kurdish neighborhoods based on an order from the times of Saddam's regime.
Baghdad — The weightlifters on Iraq's national women's team train hard every day, both to bring home the medals and to help ease the financial burden of ... Jerking weights heavier than themselves at a rundown gym in Baghdad's conservative Shiite neighborhood of Sadr City, the young women and girls ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Two civilians were wounded Tuesday in a bomb attack near street markets in northern Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. In a press statement to Alghad Press, the source said, “A bomb placed near busy street markets went off in al-Rashdiya neighborhood, north ...
“Another bomb exploded near a busy street market in al-Latifiya neighborhood in southern Baghdad, leaving four people injured.” The Iraqi capital has seen almost daily bombings and armed attacks against security members, paramilitary troops and civilians since the Iraqi government launched a ...
BAGHDAD, Feb 7 (KUNA) -- The Baghdad Operations Command on Wednesday announced the killing of a woman wearing an explosive belt in a Baghdad ... managed to thwart a terrorist attempt by a woman wearing an explosive belt while in a school in the Tarmiyah area north of Baghdad, according to a ...
Braga's remarks came after U.S. media reports claimed that the U.S. had begun reducing the number of its troops in Iraq after Baghdad's victory over Daesh. While noting that 98 percent of Daesh-held territory in Iraq and Syria had been recovered, the statement said the terror group still has the ability to ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Four people were wounded Wednesday in a bomb blast in southern the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. “A bomb placed near a busy street market went off at al-Yusufiyah neighborhood in southern Baghdad,” the source told Baghdad Today news ...
The scene takes place in Sadr City, a poor suburb northeast of Baghdad that is better known for bombing attacks than sporting exploits. Inhabited almost exclusively by a Shia Muslim population, Sadr City is regularly targeted by Sunni extremist groups, such as ISIS. The neighborhood is also, and above all, ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Four people were killed and injured Tuesday in two bomb blasts in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. The source told Baghdad Today news website that a bomb exploded on Tuesday afternoon at al-Rashidiya neighborhood, north of Baghdad, ...
At least 600 main streets and exits in Baghdad and its surrounding neighborhoods have been reopened, Director of Baghdad Operations Command Media ... “In recent months, we have removed 281 control and security checkpoints in Baghdad and 50 percent of the remaining security points are being ...
It has been a thriving center of Baghdad's bookselling and publishing for centuries. The bombing took the lives of 30 people and destroyed a large portion of the neighborhood. The booksellers who survived rebuilt their stores and are once again in business. They sell works by Sunnis, Shiites, Christians, ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – Three civilians were wounded Sunday as an explosive device went off near popular markets in Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. “A bomb planted near overcrowded markets in Arab Jibor neighborhood, south of Baghdad, went off, leaving three civilians ...
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – A car bomb went off near a Shia mosque in a southern suburb of Kirkuk while unidentified gunmen attacked a liquor store in a predominantly Sunni neighborhood in Baghdad, security sources and witnessed said on Thursday. The security situation in Kirkuk has significantly ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – A public servant was injured Sunday in a car bomb blast west of Baghdad, a security source was quoted as saying. “An explosive charge fixed into a car of an employee of the Electricity Ministry went off at al-Ghazaliya neighborhood west of Baghdad,” the source said.
Saad al-Nuaimi, 65, has parked six classic models in front of his coffee shop in Baghdad's northern Azamiyah neighborhood, including green and blue 1954 Chevrolet Bel Airs and two Townson cars from the mid 1960s. Three others, including a 1952 Chevrolet and a 1959 Townson, are being repaired.
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) A bomb blast that hit a neighborhood in northern Baghdad killed and wounded three people, a security source was quoted saying on Friday. A police source told Almaalomah website that a civilian died and three others were wounded when a explosive device, place near the ...
Suicide Attacks Roil Baghdad – On the morning of January 15, two suicide bombers detonated their explosives near Tayaran Square, a major intersection in east-central Baghdad. The explosions killed at least 38 and wounded more than 100 in the predominantly Shia neighborhood where day laborers ...
Saad al-Nuaimi, 65, has parked six classic models in front of his coffee shop in Baghdad's northern Azamiyah neighborhood, including green and blue 1954 Chevrolet Bel Airs and two Townson cars from mid 1960s. Three others, including a 1952 Chevrolet and a 1959 Townson, are being repaired.
Saad al-Nuaimi, 65, has parked six vintage cars in front of his coffee shop in Baghdad's northern Azamiyah neighborhood, including green and blue 1954 Chevrolet Bel Airs and two Townson cars from the mid-1960s. Three others, including a 1952 Chevrolet and a 1959 Townson, are being repaired.
Saad al-Nuaimi, 65, has parked six vintage cars in front of his coffee shop in Baghdad's northern Azamiyah neighborhood, including green and blue 1954 Chevrolet Bel Airs and two Townson cars from mid 1960s. Three others, including a 1952 Chevrolet and a 1959 Townson, are being repaired.
But the US embassy in Baghdad is an entirely self-contained colony. It covers more than 100 acres of prime real estate in downtown Baghdad. That's almost the same size as Vatican City (108 acres). It even has its own water and waste treatment facilities, as well as a power station. At its height in 2011/12, ...
Twin suicide bombings rocked Baghdad on Monday, killing 38 people in the deadliest attack since Iraq declared victory over the Islamic State group last month, and raising fears ahead of national elections planned for May. The bombers targeted the bustling Tayran Square, in the heart of the capital, setting ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) – While Iraqis celebrate the 96th anniversary of the Iraqi Police Day, an Iraqi cop was injured in a bomb blast in northern Baghdad, ... In a related development, the same source said, “Unidentified gunmen opened fire at a vehicle at al Jihad neighborhood in western Baghdad.”.
Baghdad puts the damage at roughly $100 billion, which is an impressive level of vandalism from a group President Barack Obama famously dismissed as the “junior varsity team” of terrorism. Unfortunately for Iraq, donor nations are not lining up to finance the reconstruction. “The Trump administration has ...


 

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