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Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

Car bomb blast kills two people in Iraq's Tikrit

A car bomb killed two people and injured six in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Tuesday, the military said.

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

Car bomb blast kills five in Iraq's Tikrit: police, medics

A car bomb blast killed at least five people and wounded 16 others in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Sunday, police and medical sources said.

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Five killed as car bomb hits diners in Iraq

Suspected Islamic State group members planted the bomb in a pickup left outside the restaurant by an important highway in Hajjaj.

Car bomb kills 8, wounds dozens in Iraq's Tikrit city

Car bomb kills 8, wounds dozens in Iraq's Tikrit city

Eight people were killed and more than 50 wounded when a car bomb exploded in a crowded street in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Wednesday, a local official said.

Suicide bombers kill 26 at Iraq wedding celebration

Suicide bombers kill 26 at Iraq wedding celebration

Two suicide bombers attacked a celebration being held the night before a wedding north of Baghdad, killing 26 people, a police officer and a doctor said on Thursday.

Iraqi forces move on two airports in Mosul battle

Iraqi forces move on two airports in Mosul battle

Iraqi forces piled pressure on the Islamic State group around Mosul on Thursday, moving closer to cutting off the jihadists' escape route west to Syria and thrusting deeper into the east of the city.

27 killed in Iraq suicide bombings claimed by IS

27 killed in Iraq suicide bombings claimed by IS

At least 27 people were killed on Sunday in a series of suicide bombings, including one where an ambulance was used, which were claimed by Islamic State in Iraq's northern province of Salah al-Din.

Suicide bombers strike in two Iraqi cities, killing 11

Suicide bombers strike in two Iraqi cities, killing 11

A suicide attacker detonated an ambulance packed with explosives in Tikrit on Sunday, killing nine people at the southern entrance to the city, police and hospital sources said.

12 killed in militant attacks north of Iraq's Tirkit

12 killed in militant attacks north of Iraq's Tirkit

Twelve people were killed on Saturday when militants attacked a police checkpoint north of Tikrit and then detonated a car bomb at the entrance to the city, Iraqi police and military sources said.

Attack on Iraqi military base kills at least 15

Attack on Iraqi military base kills at least 15

Attacks by five suicide bombers on an Iraqi military base north of Baghdad killed at least 15 members of the security forces and wounded 22 others, security sources said.