21 insurgents have died and another 12 have been arrested after a car bomb was accidentally detonated in central Iraq on Monday afternoon. The militant group are thought to have been filming a propaganda video when a glitch set off one of the devices. 44 more words
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Four car bombs exploded in Baghdad on Wednesday, and two rockets were fired into the heavily fortified Green Zone. The targets were the Iraq government that the United States left behind two years ago – a regime dominated by the country’s Shiite Muslim majority and facing an insurgency of its own from al-Qaeda-linked extremists in the Sunni minority. 327 more words
#AceWorldNews says four car bombs exploded near Baghdad’s heavily-fortified ‘Green-Zone’, killing at least 13 people early on Wednesday, Reuters reported, citing security sources.
Two of the bombs were parked opposite the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and killed five people, according to the sources. 51 more words
MOSCOW (AP) — Six men are dead in a series of unexplained killings involving booby-trapped bombs in southern Russia, further heightening security fears ahead of next month’s Winter Olympics in Sochi. 524 more words