Twin Suicide Car Bombings In Southern Iraqi City Kill 22 Near Government Compound

BAGHDAD — Suicide bombers detonated two explosives-laden vehicles early Tuesday near a government compound south of Baghdad, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi officials said.
The attacks come as Iraq’s top political factions started to discuss in earnest whether to ask some of the U.S. troops to stay beyond the Dec.

Sections:  world   
Topics:  baghdad   deaths   iraq   iraq war   iraq withdrawal   middle east   military   suicide bomber   terrorism   u.s. troops   wars   
RELATED ARTICLES
BING NEWS:
  • Syria: Twin suicide blasts south of Damascus
    The rocket attack in the northern city of Aleppo and the suicide car bombings in Daraa ... was the second time in a week that the government accused rebels of firing rockets. Activists: Syrian pro-regime gunmen kill more than 100 Deadly car bombs explode ...
    01/18/2013 - 2:19 am | View Link
  • Twin car bombings in Afghanistan 'leave several dead'
    At least four people have been killed and many others injured in two car bombings ... often kill civilians, especially those who work for the Afghan government, seeing them as justifiable targets. In the Kandahar attack, reports say a suicide bomber ...
    08/26/2011 - 11:32 pm | View Link
  • Twin central Iraq blasts kill 37
    BAGHDAD: Two bombs tore through a public square in the southern Iraqi ... bombings and suicide attacks across the country, officials said. A roadside bomb exploded in Kut, a mainly Shia Muslim city 150 kilometres southeast of Baghdad, followed by a car ...
    08/14/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Twin bombings kill at least 24 in Iraq
    Such twin bombings ... car bombs kill at least 24 Baghdad bombs target police, security personnel Iraqi soldiers see hope in the 'big gun' Violence in Iraq intensifies Initially, a car bomb detonated near the gate of Gov. Hussein Alwan’s home in the city ...
    06/20/2011 - 10:17 pm | View Link
  • Twin car bombings kill dozens of Shiite pilgrims in Iraqi holy city of Kerbala
    AFP - At least 50 people died in a spate of explosions across Iraq on Thursday, including 45 in twin suicide car bombs that rocked the holy city ... of bombings that have shattered a relative calm in Iraq following the formation of a new government last ...
    01/19/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • World News – Latest Breaking News Stories and Current ...
    About Townhall.com. Townhall.com is the leading source for conservative news and political commentary and analysis. Townhall is packed with breaking news ...
    07/25/2014 - 4:28 pm | View Website
  • International News | World News
    Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews
    07/25/2014 - 12:39 pm | View Website
  • Suicide attack
    Islamic Jihad Organization's attacks in 1983 during the Lebanese Civil War are the first examples of the modern suicide terrorism. Workers Party of Kurdistan (PKK ...
    07/25/2014 - 8:43 am | View Website
  • CNN Video
    SNL cast members who didn't make the cut. Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers. Kevin Hart conquers coaster fear, kinda
    07/25/2014 - 7:45 am | View Website
  • 2005 in Iraq
    January 4 - Governor Ali Al-Haidri, governor of Baghdad province, is assassinated along with two of his bodyguards. January 21 - A suicide car bomb blows up outside a ...
    07/25/2014 - 3:56 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News