Friday 08 July 2016 13:18 CET
Suicide attack on Shiite shrine in Iraq leaves 40 dead
At least 40 people were killed in a suicide attack claimed by the radical Sunni Islamic State on a Shiite shrine in northern Iraq, hospital officials said Friday.
Saturday 09 January 2016 17:04 CET
Iraqi Shiite militias release 65 kidnap victims after three months
Iraq's powerful Shiite militias on Saturday freed 65 civilians who had been abducted three months earlier, after a campaign in local media called for their fate to be made known.