Tag: Baghdad

Iraq military: 4 rockets hit Iraqi air base, no casualties

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BAGHDAD — Four Katyusha rockets hit an Iraqi military base that houses U.S. contractors Monday without causing any casualties, Iraq's military said in a...

Iraqi medics recount horrors from Baghdad’s hospital inferno

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BAGHDAD — It was a night of unimaginable horror as flames engulfed the intensive care unit of a Baghdad hospital: deafening screams, a patient...

Iran’s top diplomat praises Iraq efforts as regional broker

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BAGHDAD — Iran’s foreign minister on Monday praised Baghdad's efforts aimed at bolstering regional stability, saying he hopes they would lead to “more negotiations...

Iraq’s PM fires key hospital officials after deadly blaze

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BAGHDAD — Iraq's prime minister fired key hospital officials Sunday hours after a fire broke out in an intensive care unit for coronavirus patients...

Fire breaks out in Baghdad hospital for coronavirus patients

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A fire broke out in a Baghdad hospital dedicated to caring for coronavirus patients after oxygen cylinders reportedly exploded late Saturday, according to local...

Iraqi military: 3 rockets strike close to Baghdad airport

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BAGHDAD — At least three rockets hit near Baghdad international airport late Thursday, the Iraqi military said. ...

Iran, Saudis hold talks in Baghdad, few expect quick results

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BAGHDAD — A first round of direct talks between regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran signaled a possible de-escalation following years of animosity that...

Veteran AP producer, cameraman in Iraq dies of COVID-19

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BEIRUT — Khodeir Majid, who covered Iraq’s numerous conflicts as a video producer and cameraman for the Associated Press over 17 years has died,...

Local media: Explosion rocks east Baghdad

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BAGHDAD, Iraq — A powerful explosion rocked east Baghdad on Thursday, local media said, one day after a rare drone struck a northern Iraqi...

Iraqi PM grapples with militia threat as talks with US start

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BAGHDAD — Iraq’s prime minister asked Iran's leaders to rein in Iran-backed militias in Iraq and in a strongly worded message to Tehran, suggested...