Baghdad

Baghdad: International terror outfit Islamic State (IS) killed 17 Iraqi soldiers with suicide truck bombs on Thursday in a major attack on government forces that recaptured the western city of Ramadi in December, military officials said. Two policemen were also killed in the attack in Abu Ghraib outside Baghdad, a day after killing at least …

Baghdad:  A suicide bomber on Sunday rammed his explosives-laden fuel truck into a security checkpoint south of Baghdad, killing at least 31 people and wounding dozens, officials said, the latest episode in an uptick in violence in the war-ravaged country. Among the dead were 24 civilians, while the rest were members of the security forces. The attacker …