Baghdad(Search results - 17)
WORLDJun 29, 2020, 9:34 PM IST
Iran issues arrest warrant for US President Donald Trump
Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining President Donald Trump in relation to the drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad
WORLDJan 27, 2020, 1:22 PM IST
Rockets hit US embassy in Baghdad amid growing tensions between America, Iran
Three rockets hit the US embassy in Baghdad on Sunday, Iraqi authorities said, adding that no casualties or material damage was reported in the incident.
WORLDJan 5, 2020, 11:00 AM IST
Missiles hit Baghdad area as Iraqis mourn Qasem Soleimani’s death
Several blasts shook the Baghdad area hours after the funeral procession of a top Iranian general, killed by a US air strike there on Friday. However, a warning from US President Donald Trump followed the rocket attacks on Green Zone and US base.
WORLDJan 3, 2020, 11:13 AM IST
Pentagon confirms killing of Quds Force chief at President Donald Trump's 'directions'
Besides Soleimani, Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis was also killed in the US airstrike at Baghdad's international airport, reported Iraqi officials and state television.
WORLDDec 8, 2019, 2:42 PM IST
Iraq: Unidentified gunmen kill protesters in Baghdad amid escalating tensions
More than 130 were also wounded as armed men opened fire on demonstrators camped out near Tahrir Square.
WORLDDec 3, 2019, 3:58 PM IST
Iraqi students boycott university classes amid unrelenting protests
Despite pressure to return to classes, Iraqi students said they would return to classes once the protesters’ demands are met
WORLDNov 26, 2019, 7:37 PM IST
Donald Trump honours canine Conan who played crucial role in Baghdadi raid
US president Donald Trump bestowed honours on Conan, the dog that played a crucial role in Baghdadi raid, at the White House. Trump said Conan was the most famous dog in the world right now
Jul 8, 2016, 2:56 AM IST
Attack kills 30 at Iraq Shiite shrine
The attack in the Balad area, located 70 kilometres north of Baghdad, came just five days after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged minibus in the capital, killing 292 people.
Jul 6, 2016, 3:26 AM IST
The language of violence and the death cult
They executed people in town squares in Raqqa and used their child soldiers to kill rivals and butchered 20 worshippers at a Shia shrine in Damascus. In Syria everyday people were killed for breaking their fast.
Jul 3, 2016, 8:47 AM IST
IS-claimed suicide bomber kills at least 75 in Baghdad
IS issued a statement claiming the suicide car bombing, saying it was carried out by an Iraqi as part of the group's "ongoing security operations"
Jun 23, 2016, 9:05 AM IST
Baghdadi to help Intelligence agencies track down ISIS recruits
Iyad el-Baghdadi shares a surname with ISIS leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi and hence, ISIS supporters often send him emails asking for instructions to join the terror group