Arab Today, arab today violence rages in iraq claiming 19 people
Last Updated : GMT 00:06:16
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

Violence rages in Iraq claiming 19 people

Arab Today, arab today

Arab Today, arab today Violence rages in Iraq claiming 19 people

Baghdad - KUNA

Violent acts continued across Iraq Monday as a series of car bombing rocked Shiite-dominated areas, particular in Baghdad, and government forces forged ahead with its military operation against militant groups the Sunni Anbar Province. A security source told KUNA that a car bomb exploded in the mainly Shiite district of Shaab in eastern Baghdad, killing at least four people and injuring a dozen other. Another car bomb blew up in Bab Al-Moadham neighborhood in central Baghdad, killing at least four people and injuring 10 others, the source said, adding that the wounded people were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Interior's Joint Special Operations Command said police forces backed with army units destroyed a hideout for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and killed 11 of ISIL fighters in two separate operations in the lawless Anbar province. The violence in Iraq has been taking a deteriorating turn in the past few weeks after the Army and security forces broke up a year-long anti-government sit-in in the volatile Anbar city. Tension is festering between the government of Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki, a Shiite, and Iraqi Sunnis who accuse authorities of marginalizing and targeting their community, including through wrongful detentions and accusations of involvement in terrorism. The UN mission in Iraq said violence claimed the lives of 7,818 civilians in 2013, the highest annual death toll in years. The UN figures also showed that a total of 759 people were killed in December alone, including 661 civilians and 98 members of the security forces. The UN's monthly figures for both civilians and security forces over the year totaled 8,868.

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

Arab Today, arab today violence rages in iraq claiming 19 people Arab Today, arab today violence rages in iraq claiming 19 people

 



Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Prepares to present her new collection

GMT 14:29 2017 Monday ,20 February

Prepares to present her new collection
Arab Today, arab today Tourism shows signs of recovery

GMT 09:59 2017 Monday ,20 February

Tourism shows signs of recovery
Arab Today, arab today Sarah Belamesh designs antiques of "ceramic"

GMT 19:45 2017 Monday ,20 February

Sarah Belamesh designs antiques of "ceramic"
Arab Today, arab today Optimism on the front line

GMT 07:24 2017 Monday ,20 February

Optimism on the front line
Arab Today, arab today Murder of 2 reporters in Dominican Republic

GMT 22:45 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Murder of 2 reporters in Dominican Republic

GMT 16:32 2017 Sunday ,19 February

Iraq launches offensive on last IS stronghold

GMT 13:03 2017 Sunday ,19 February

Iraq announces offensive to retake western Mosul

GMT 07:47 2017 Sunday ,19 February

Dozens of Daesh militants killed in bombardment

GMT 07:59 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Baghdad suicide car bomb kills nine

GMT 18:56 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

4 People Killed in a Car Bomb Attack in Iraq

GMT 07:14 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Violence grips protest rally in Baghdad

GMT 06:23 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Al-Sadr threatens retaliation for followers’
View News in Arabic - Country: العراق
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Kidogo provides childcare for underserved

GMT 20:24 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Kidogo provides childcare for underserved
Arab Today, arab today Tragic fluctuations of Bakhtiari's life revealed

GMT 06:50 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Tragic fluctuations of Bakhtiari's life revealed
Arab Today, arab today London to tax old cars

GMT 14:06 2017 Friday ,17 February

London to tax old cars
Arab Today, arab today Pluto's unruly moons

GMT 06:31 2015 Thursday ,04 June

Pluto's unruly moons
Arab Today, arab today Nissan enhances sales in most markets

GMT 14:08 2017 Monday ,20 February

Nissan enhances sales in most markets
Arab Today, arab today Competes Sweden and Germans by S90

GMT 22:36 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Competes Sweden and Germans by S90
Arab Today, arab today Egypt to hold first session of Arab film festival

GMT 21:11 2017 Saturday ,18 February

Egypt to hold first session of Arab film festival
Arab Today, arab today Teach monkeys to recognize themselves in mirror

GMT 20:41 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Teach monkeys to recognize themselves in mirror

GMT 07:30 2017 Saturday ,18 February

Actress Nadeen Al Rassi views art as her entity

GMT 06:40 2017 Friday ,10 February

MP calls for removing text from Islamic story

GMT 19:10 2017 Friday ,17 February

Hats, scarves add beauty to women

GMT 10:26 2017 Tuesday ,14 February

Emergency UN meeting in Harare

GMT 23:29 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Home built on sand castles-style costs $8m

GMT 21:49 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Scientists develop new therapy

GMT 19:16 2017 Friday ,17 February

Aziz House ready to host the tourists

GMT 13:12 2015 Saturday ,09 May

Sheikh Sultan opens Sharjah Centre

GMT 12:39 2017 Monday ,20 February

newest smartphone another winner for Huawei

GMT 13:16 2017 Tuesday ,14 February

First fashion model with Down syndrome
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
 
 Arab Today Facebook,arab today facebook  Arab Today Twitter,arab today twitter Arab Today Rss,arab today rss  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday
بناية النخيل - رأس النبع _ خلف السفارة الفرنسية _بيروت - لبنان
arabstoday, Arabstoday, Arabstoday