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 car bombs in Damascus kill 34 people
    A series of car and suicide bombings ... on the town's southern edge, along a highway linking Damascus with Aleppo in the north. The rebels’ capture of Maaret al-Numan has cut the government's key supply line to Aleppo, Syria's largest city and a ...
    11/28/2012 - 12:44 am | View Link
  • Twin suicide blasts in Daraa, Syria kill at least 20 regime troops
    BEIRUT -- Suicide car bombings ripped through a Syrian government base in a southern city on Saturday, killing at least 20 soldiers, an opposition group said, the latest in a series of explosions targeting regime forces and symbols of state security across ...
    11/10/2012 - 2:51 am | View Link
  • Syria Bombings: Twin Suicide Blasts Kill At Least 20 Troops In Daraa
    Two suicide car bombers struck a military camp in the southern city of Daraa on Saturday, killing at least 20 government soldiers and prompting clashes in the area, activists said. Bombings targeting ... activists from inside Syria, including those ...
    11/10/2012 - 12:52 am | 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
  • 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 ...
    08/30/2014 - 12:43 am | View Website
  • 1993 World Trade Center bombing
    Yousef was assisted by Iraqi bomb maker Abdul Rahman Yasin, who helped assemble the complex 1,310-pound (590 kg) bomb, which was made of a urea nitrate main charge ...
    08/29/2014 - 7:43 pm | View Website
  • U.S. News | National News
    ABC News reports on United States politics, crime, education, legal stories, celebrities, weather, the economy and more
    08/29/2014 - 2:28 pm | View Website
  • CNN Video
    Drink this daily and you may live longer. Cut this food and extend your life. Could this lead to weight loss magic?
    08/29/2014 - 11:50 am | 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
    08/28/2014 - 9:24 pm | 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