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Baghdad airport hit by second fire in three days

Baghdad Airport Fire: Safety standards in both the transport and construction sectors are frequently flouted, and accidents are common.

Baghdad Airport Fire: There were no casualties in the latest blaze.(Twitter)
Baghdad Airport Fire: There were no casualties in the latest blaze.(Twitter)
Published on Nov 17, 2022 03:35 PM IST

Two rockets hit Baghdad's Green Zone, where US embassy is located: Iraqi army

One rocket was destroyed in the air by the C-RAM defense system and the other landed near the zone's festivals arena damaging two cars, the report added. There were no immediate reports of casualties.

Security forces started an investigation to detect the launch site. (Photo via social media)
Security forces started an investigation to detect the launch site. (Photo via social media)
Published on Dec 19, 2021 07:27 AM IST

Iraq's prime minister survives Baghdad drone attack. What we know so far

The Iraqi government statement, released by the state-run media moments after news of the drone strike broke, confirmed that the failed assassination attempt was with “an explosives-laden drone” that tried to target prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's residence in the Green Zone.

Iraqi prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi (File Photo / REUTERS)
Iraqi prime minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi (File Photo / REUTERS)
Published on Nov 07, 2021 08:10 AM IST

‘Everyone was jumping, doctors fell on cars’: Baghdad hospital fire kills 82

The fire erupted on Saturday at the Ibn Khatib hospital in the Diyala Bridge area of Baghdad.

People look on at Ibn Khatib hospital after a fire caused by an oxygen tank explosion in Baghdad, Iraq, April 25, 2021. (Reuters Photo )
People look on at Ibn Khatib hospital after a fire caused by an oxygen tank explosion in Baghdad, Iraq, April 25, 2021. (Reuters Photo )
Published on Apr 25, 2021 03:26 PM IST

Islamic State claims deadly and rare twin blasts in Baghdad

The attack was the first in nearly three years to hit the capital. Elsewhere, in northern Iraq and the western desert, attacks continue and almost exclusively target Iraqi security forces.

Iraqi mourners pray over the coffin of a victim who was killed in a twin suicide bombing in central Baghdad, during a funeral in the holy city of Najaf on January 21, 2021. (AFP)
Iraqi mourners pray over the coffin of a victim who was killed in a twin suicide bombing in central Baghdad, during a funeral in the holy city of Najaf on January 21, 2021. (AFP)
Published on Jan 22, 2021 04:09 PM IST
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