Tuesday August 18, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international stories
Monday August 17, 2015
A round-up of other stories from Ireland and around the world
Saturday August 15, 2015
A spate of bombings across Baghdad killed at least 24 people, two days after the deadliest attack in the Iraqi capital since Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi took office one year ago.
Thursday August 13, 2015
At least 60 people have died and 200 were injured in an bomb attack in Iraq's capital, Baghdad.
Wednesday August 12, 2015
A 72-hour ceasefire came into effect today in the last rebel stronghold along Syria's border with Lebanon, according to a resident and a monitoring group.
Tuesday July 28, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news.
Saturday July 18, 2015
More than 90 people have been killed in a suicide car bombing at a busy market in an Iraqi town, in one of the deadliest attacks carried out by so-called Islamic State militants since they overran large parts of the country.
Tuesday June 30, 2015
Around 1,200 prisoners, including al-Qaeda suspects, have escaped during clashes at a jail in central Yemen.
Saturday June 27, 2015
Kuwait's interior ministry has detained amongst others the owner of a vehicle which a suicide bomber used to get to a Shia Muslim mosque where he blew himself up, killing 27 and wounding 200 people.
Sunday June 14, 2015
Self-styled Islamic State militants have set up giant television screens in the Iraqi city of Ramadi and are using them to proclaim they will seize more Iraqi territory, after capturing the provincial capital last month.