Monday March 02, 2015
Iraq's armed forces, backed by Shia militia, attacked Islamic State strongholds north of Baghdad today.
Wednesday July 23, 2014
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an overnight suicide bombing in the Iraqi capital Baghdad killing more than 21 people.
Tuesday January 07, 2014
Gunmen have killed 19 people in two separate gun attacks on a police checkpoint and a brothel in Iraq.
Saturday March 22, 2008
A US helicopter gunship has killed six Iraqis near the central Iraq city of Samarra.
Saturday October 27, 2007
At least 16 militants have been killed in a battle between al Qaeda and the Islamic Army near the ancient Iraqi city of Samarra.
Tuesday June 26, 2007
The UN is to help rebuild the Golden Mosque in Iraq, which was badly damaged in two separate attacks in the last 18 months.
Wednesday June 13, 2007
Curfews have been imposed in Baghdad and in the northern Iraqi town of Samarra.
Monday July 24, 2006
At least six people have been killed and 21 wounded in separate car bomb attacks in Iraq.
Friday March 17, 2006
The US military in Iraq says it is continuing a large-scale operation targeting suspected Iraqi insurgents and foreign fighters near the town of Samarra, north of Baghdad.
Wednesday February 22, 2006
The bomb attack that destroyed the dome of one of the world's holiest Shi'ite shrines in Samarra has prompted reprisal attacks against 27 Sunni mosques, leaving six people dead.