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Car bomb kills at least 1 at bazaar in Iraqi border town

Car bomb kills at least 1 at bazaar in Iraqi border town

Rûdaw - 2019-01-11 18:50
The explosion "martyred one civilian and injured 12 others and 4 ISF ...
Car bomb kills at least 1 at bazaar in Iraqi border town - Rûdaw

50 people at an IDP camp are the children of one man

Rûdaw - 2019-02-04 14:38
An Iraqi IDP at Ashti camp near Sulaimani has three wives, 25 children and 25 grandchildren ...

Car Bomb Kills Two Iraqi Police Officers

BAS News - 2019-01-23 17:43
ERBIL — A bomb blast targeted a checkpoint of Iraqi federal police in western Kirkuk on Wednesday, killing at least two officers. A local security source said the attack occurred in Riyadh subdistrict of Kirkuk province. It was carried out by a suicide b ...

Car Bomb Blast in Syria Kills One, Wounds 14

BAS News - 2019-01-22 21:13
ERBIL - At least one civilian was killed on Tuesday in a car bomb explosion in the Syrian city of Latakia, while 14 others were injured. According to local media reports, the blast took place in mid-afternoon in the square of Al-Hammam where is usually a ...

While White House claims ISIS is defeated in Syria, front lines tell different story

CBS News - 2019-01-17 18:24
ISIS claims it carried out a suicide bombing that killed four Americans and at least 12 others Wednesday in Syria. Charlie D'Agata is about 150 miles from Manbij, near one of the last ISIS strongholds. He went on patrol with Kurdish forces supported by U. ...

At Least Four Americans Killed in Syria Attack Claimed by Islamic State - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-17 01:52

At least 14 confirmed dead in Kenya attack [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-01-16 17:21

Iranian Forces Kill a Kurdish Porter, Wound Another

BAS News - 2019-01-16 15:42
ERBIL — At least one Kurdish porter was killed and another was wounded after the Iranian forces opened fire at them overnight on Tuesday in the border areas of Khoi, Western Azarbaijan. Abdullah Yousifi succumbed to his injuries as he was shot in his hea ...

Coal mine Collapses in China and Kills at Least 21

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 21:17
Twenty-one coal miners were killed when a mine collapsed in northern China. “The disaster occurred Saturday in Shenmu in Shaanxi province in the heart of the country’s coal-mining belt,” announced the Xinhua News Agency. “Initial reports said that 19 peo ...

Car Bomb Kills, Wounds over a Dozen in Western Iraq

BAS News - 2019-01-11 12:31
ERBIL — A car bomb rocked the town of Qa’im in western Iraq on Friday, leaving several people, including civilians, killed and wounded. According to police sources, the bombing hit a local market in Qai’m, near Iraq’s border with Syria and it killed at l ...

Bombing Kills One Civilian in Kurdish Village South of Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-01-10 10:05
ERBIL — At least one civilian was killed on Wednesday after a bomb went off in a Kurdish-populated village in south of Kirkuk province, a security source confirmed. The bombing took place in Haftaghar village in Daquq, as reported by Shafaq news website. ...

Vehicle Explosion in Tikrit

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-09 08:03
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga A vehicle carrying a bomb exploded at an inspection checkpoint in Salahaddin Provice. According to a security source in Salahaddin Province, a terrorist in a pick-exploded his pick-up truck in a suicide attempt, target ...

Car Bomb Kills Two Iraqi Officers in Tikrit

BAS News - 2019-01-08 14:40
ERBIL — At least two Iraqi police officers were killed on Tuesday after a car bomb went off in Tikrit, Salahaddin’s provincial capital city. Cited by Reuters, a medical source said five civilians were also injured in the attack. The car bomb occurred at ...

Three Kurdish Porters Injured, One Froze to Death

BAS News - 2019-01-06 10:07
ERBIL — Iranian border guards injured at least three Kurdish porters in the past few days while another froze to death on the snowy mountains. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported on Sunday that three Kurdish porters (also known as Kolbar) were ...

The silent massacre: 1,923 work-related deaths in Turkey in 2018

ANF - 2019-01-05 08:41
ISIG Council announced that at least 1,923 workers were killed in Turkey in 2018. ...

Two dead, 11 wounded in car bomb in northern Iraqi city Tal Afar

Reuters - 2018-12-25 16:51
At least two people were killed and 11 wounded on Tuesday by a car bomb in the northern Iraqi city of Tal Afar, a former Islamic State stronghold, the military said. ...

Car Bomb Kills, Wounds Several Civilians in Tel Afar

BAS News - 2018-12-25 12:22
ERBIL — A vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) went off on Tuesday in central Tel Afar in northern Iraq, killing at least three people. According media reports, the blast also left 12 others injured. No groups or organizations have yet claim ...

Car bomb kills nine in Afrin: Observatory | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-12-17 18:48

Car bomb kills 8 people in Turkey-occupied Syria’s Kurdish Afrin city: monitor

E-Kurd - 2018-12-16 19:19
BEIRUT,— A car bomb killed at least eight people including four civilians near a pro-Turkey Syrian fighters post in the northern Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin on Sunday, a British-based war monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was ...