Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

IS Claims Responsibility for Car Bomb That Kills 23 in Baghdad

A car bomb has killed at least 23 people and wounded 45 more in Baghdad's southwestern Amil neighborhood, Iraqi officials said. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the Monday evening attack.  The militants have carried out similar bombings in Baghdad and other cities as their hold on Mosul weakens. The blast happened at 1600 UTC, a busy time in a business district of Baghdad. Islamic State fighters have suffered a string of defeats over the past two years,...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter