Subscribe Register Login

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 8:32 p.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Car bombs and roadside bombings kill 21 in Iraq

By The Associated Press

This article was published December 9, 2013 at 7:52 a.m.

BAGHDAD — A series of attacks, including a car bomb outside a cafe, killed at least 21 people in Iraq on Monday, officials said.

Iraqi authorities have struggled to quell a surge in violence — mostly from insurgent attacks and bombings — that engulfed the country after a deadly security crackdown on a Sunni protest camp in April. Since then, the level of bloodshed has soared to heights unseen since Iraq stood on the brink of civil war in 2006 and 2007.

The deadliest of Monday's attacks took place outside a cafe in the town of Buhriz, about 35 miles north of the capital, Baghdad, killing 12 people and wounding 24, police said.

Three more bombings around the country killed an additional six people.

Comments on: Car bombs and roadside bombings kill 21 in Iraq

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Rn/riskmanager/staff

    RN/Risk Manager/ Staff Development Coordinator Long-term car...
    SHERWOOD, AR

  • Production workers

    earn egg-cellent pay openings Along with an excellent compen...
    SILOAM SPRINGS, AR

  • Maint person f/t

    Maint Person FTEPA Type II Req'd own hand tools. Great benef...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Heavy material controllers

    Ready? Set? go! we take industrial staffing seriously. mater...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Lpns prn

    - -RN Every other Weekend Supervisor Apply in person at Nurs...
    Little Rock, AR

Search 952 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online