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Four killed, 21 injured Iraq attacks

Jun 19 2013, 6:54pm CDT | by

Baghdad, June 20 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Baghdad, June 20 — At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said. Three people were killed and 15 injured in a...

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Four killed, 21 injured Iraq attacks

Jun 19 2013, 6:54pm CDT | by

Baghdad, June 20 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Baghdad, June 20 — At least four people were killed and 21 wounded in separate incidents of shooting and bomb attacks in Iraq Wednesday, the police said.

Three people were killed and 15 injured in a roadside bomb explosion at a popular football field at a village near Maqdadiyah city, some 100 km from Baghdad, reported Xinhua citing a local police source.

In another incident, an Iraqi army colonel was shot dead by gunmen while driving his car in Kirkuk city, some 250 km from Baghdad, a local police source said.

In Baghdad, six people were injured when a roadside bomb ripped through Shula district, an interior ministry source said.

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Boy's Heart Surgery Saves Him From Probable Death By ISIS

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Kheidr Wissam, Yazidi father and his toddler son Abu were in Israel for Abu's heart surgery as the terrorist organization Islamic State (IS), slaughtered his neighbors and relatives in Sinjar, northern Iraq in August, Vocativ reported. : Perched on his son’s hospital bed and watching him play after the surgery, Kheidr Wissam says he doesn’t know if he and Abu will ever return home. “I spent a year going from doctor to doctor in Ira ...
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French Court Bans 'Jihadist' Muslim Engineer From Nuclear Plant

Sep 2 2014 10:03am CDT | Source: Big Government

A French court has upheld a ban on a Muslim Nuclear Engineer from accessing his place of work because he is alleged to have links with a Jihadist group, and a radical Imam who actively recruits young men to fight in Iraq, reports TheLocal.fr. The French national who has not been named had been working at the Nogent Nuclear Power Plant in the Isle de France since 2012 when he had his clearance revoked in March this year. The b ...
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McCain Says We Must Fight ISIS In Syria and Iraq. Have We Learned Nothing At All From The Iraq War?

Sep 2 2014 9:20am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

John McCain and his good buddy Senator Lindsay Graham are back at it, saying we must "Confront ISIS now." But ultimately, ISIS is a military force, and it must be confronted militarily. Mr. Obama has begun to take military actions against ISIS in Iraq, but they have been tactical and reactive half-measures. Continuing to confront ISIS in Iraq, but not in Syria, would be fighting with one hand tied behind our back. We need a military ...
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First Captured ISIS Foreign Fighter Reveals Threat to West

Sep 1 2014 1:33pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Monday, Sky News reported on 23-year-old Horr Jaffer from Chechnya, the first captured ISIS foreign suicide bomber who was caught when his car bomb partially exploded killing four people in Iraq. Jaffer joined ISIS when his family was killed in Syria.  "I want to be a martyr. I decided after they killed my family," he said. "They didn't tell me anything about what I was doing or wh ...
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Aid flows into Iraq Shiite town after siege broken

Sep 1 2014 8:01am CDT | Source: Townhall's

BAGHDAD (AP) — Aid began to flow to a small northern Shiite town in Iraq on Monday, a day after security forces backed by I ...
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Islamic State poses global threat, Iraqi minister says

Sep 1 2014 4:43am CDT | Source: Townhall's

GENEVA (Reuters) - Islamic State has committed barbaric acts against civilians in Iraq, threatening the country's ...
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Military Airstrikes Hit ISIL Near Mosul Dam

Sep 1 2014 12:00am CDT | Source: U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Iraq, using fighter and attack aircraft to conduct three airstrikes near the Mo ...
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Wars and Rumors of War

Aug 31 2014 5:38pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

The United States faces the possibility of greater involvement in two wars: one with Russia and one with the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, aka the Islamic State. One is a throwback to nationalist wars of the past. The other is a worrying harbinger of the future. But for Ukraine the future is now. The Russian invasion and undermining of Ukraine continues as do the absurd denials by Russian President Vladimir Putin. . The latest front around ...
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U.S. Airstrikes Hit ISIL near Amirli and Mosul Dam

Aug 31 2014 12:00am CDT | Source: U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Iraq, using fighter and attack aircraft to conduct two airstrikes, one near the Mosul D ...
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