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Islamic State attacks Iraqi police near Najaf, kills seven

Jan 01 2017

MOSUL/HILLA, Iraq Islamic State attacked an Iraqi police checkpoint near the southern city of Najaf on Sunday, killing seven policemen as government forces in the north made more gains against the militants in Mosul, their last major stronghold in the country.

Suicide bomber kills 45 in Iraqi city of Hilla

Mar 09 2014

HILLA, Iraq A suicide bomber driving a minibus packed with explosives killed at least 45 people and wounded 157 on Sunday in the southern Iraqi city of Hilla, police and medical sources said.

Suicide bomber kills 45 in Iraqi city of Hilla

Mar 09 2014

HILLA, Iraq A suicide bomber driving a minibus packed with explosives killed at least 45 people and wounded 157 on Sunday in the southern Iraqi city of Hilla, police and medical sources said.

Suicide bomber kills 45 in Iraqi city of Hilla

Mar 09 2014

HILLA, Iraq A suicide bomber driving a minibus packed with explosives killed at least 45 people and wounded 157 on Sunday in the southern Iraqi city of Hilla, police and medical sources said.

Iraqi PM defends counterterrorism strategy as bombs kill 49

Feb 18 2014

BAGHDAD/HILLA, Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki defended his government's counterterrorism strategy and vowed to defeat al Qaeda as bombs exploded in Baghdad and another Iraqi city on Tuesday, killing at least 49 people.

Iraqi PM defends counterterrorism strategy as bombs kill 49

Feb 18 2014

BAGHDAD/HILLA, Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki defended his government's counterterrorism strategy and vowed to defeat al Qaeda as bombs exploded in Baghdad and another Iraqi city on Tuesday, killing at least 49 people. | Video

Iraqi PM defends counterterrorism strategy as bombs kill 49

Feb 18 2014

BAGHDAD/HILLA, Iraq Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki defended his government's counterterrorism strategy and vowed to defeat al Qaeda as bombs exploded in Baghdad and another Iraqi city on Tuesday, killing at least 49 people. | Video

Suicide bomber kills 40 at Iraq mosque

Sep 29 2013

HILLA, Iraq At least 40 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi-ite Muslim funeral in a southern Iraqi town on Sunday.

Suicide bomber kills 40 at Iraq mosque

Sep 29 2013

HILLA, Iraq At least 40 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi-ite Muslim funeral in a southern Iraqi town on Sunday.

Suicide bomber kills 40 at Iraq mosque

Sep 29 2013

HILLA, Iraq At least 40 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi-ite Muslim funeral in a southern Iraqi town on Sunday.

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India's Modi stuns opposition with huge election win

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.