Results tagged “Iraq”
Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?
If you do, then pick any of the sections below:
Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:
Insurgents killed three policemen and five civilians in attacks in Dhi Qhar, Baghdad, Mosul, and Fallujah. Security forces arrested a key leader of al Qaeda's Islamic State of Iraq in Tal Afar. The government aired the confessions of two al Qaeda operatives involved in a plot to attack the Iranian, Egyptian, and German embassies.
The US ambassador to Iraq said that Muqtada al Sadr's participation in an Iraqi government would be problematic for ties with Iraq. Insurgents killed a senior police commander and two women in Mosul. Security forces killed a suicide bomber in Diyala and detained an insurgent in Baghdad.
Insurgents killed two policemen in an IED attack in Diyala and a TV cameraman in a bombing in Fallujah. Security forces detained 18 wanted men in Basrah. Iraq's oil minister claimed the country has 143.1 billion barrels of oil in reserve.
September saw the lowest number of Iraqis killed (273) since January of this year. Insurgents killed two policemen in Mosul and three Awakening fighters in Baghdad. Security forces detained four al Qaeda fighters in Diyala.
Security forces detained 75 wanted men and suspected terrorists during raids in Basrah, Samara, and Diyala, and a senior al Qaeda leader in Baghdad. One policeman was killed in an armed bank robbery in Baghdad. A suicide bomber killed only himself in an attack near Sulaimaniya; the suicide bomber had entered Iraq from Iran.
Two Iraqis were killed in a bombing in northern Baghdad. Security forces detained 10 al Qaeda leaders in Salahidin, Ninewa, Wasit, Babil, and Baghdad, and two wanted men in al Kut. A US soldier has been arrested for shooting and killing two fellow soldiers in Fallujah.