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Major attacks in Iraq since Jan. 1

Major attacks in Iraq since Jan. 1

Major bombings in Iraq since Jan. 1, when a new U.S.-Iraqi security pact took effect:
_ June 30 _ Car bomb hits crowded outdoor market in the northern city of Kirkuk, killing 27.
_ June 26 _ Booby-trapped motorcycle explodes in a motorcycle bazaar, killing 19.
_ June 24 _ Bomb rips through crowded market in Baghdad's Sadr City, killing 78.
_ June 20 _ Truck bomb explodes near a Shiite mosque in Taza, near Kirkuk, killing 82.
_ June 10 _ Car bomb explodes in market near Shiite city of Nasiriyah, killing 30.
_ May 21 _ Bomb in mainly Sunni area of Baghdad kills 15 people, including three Americans.
_ May 20 _ Parked car bomb tears through restaurants in northwest Baghdad, killing 41.
_ May 6 _ Parked car bomb explodes at a produce market in southern Baghdad, killing 15.
_ April 29 _ Twin car bombing in Baghdad's Shiite district of Sadr City kills 51.
_ April 24 _ Back-to-back female suicide bombings kill 71 outside Shiite shrine in Baghdad.
_ April 23 _ Suicide bomber hits Iraqis collecting humanitarian aid in Baghdad, killing 31.
_ April 23 _ Suicide bombing in Muqdadiyah kills 53 people, including 44 Iranian pilgrims.
_ April 6 _ Series of bombings in Baghdad kill 37 people.
_ March 26 _ Car bomb tears through market in Shiite area in east Baghdad, killing 20.
_ March 23 _ Suicide bomber strikes Kurdish funeral in Jalula, killing 27.
_ March 10 _ Suicide bomber targets tribal leaders at market in Abu Ghraib, killing 33.
_ March 8 _ Suicide bomber strikes police academy in Baghdad, killing at least 30.
_ March 5 _ Car bomb tears through livestock market in Hillah, killing 13.
_ Feb. 13 _ Female suicide bomber targets Shiite pilgrims in Musayyib, killing 40.
_ Feb. 11 _ Twin car bombs explode at a bus terminal and market area in Baghdad, killing 16.
_ Jan. 4 _ Female suicide bomber strikes Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad, killing 38.
_ Jan. 2 _ Suicide bomber hits tribal leader's home in Youssifiyah, killing 23.


Updated : 2021-07-25 23:01 GMT+08:00