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Australian girl Zynab Al Harbiya killed in attack at Baghdad ice-cream parlour - The Sydney Morning Herald

An Australian schoolgirl was one of more than a dozen people killed when a massive car bomb tore through a popular ice-cream parlour in the Iraqi capital Baghdad this week. Zynab Al Harbiya, 12, was with her family at the Al-Faqma ice-cream parlour in ...and more »

Dozens dead in wave of car bomb attacks in Baghdad - Middle East Eye

At least 33 people died in a series of car bombs in Baghdad on Tuesday, the worst of which killed 21 and injured 80 others at an ice-cream shop during Ramadan celebrations. Islamic State claimed the attack, in the Karrada area at about midnight, saying ...and more »

Dozens of Iraqis killed as Isis targets Baghdad during Ramadan - The Guardian

A man drags a piece of debris from the site of the bombing in Baghdad. Photograph: Ali Abbas/EPA. An Islamic State car bomb that targeted families eating ice-cream after breaking their Ramadan fast has killed at least 17 people and wounded 32 more in ...and more »

Nighttime, Early Morning Bombings In Baghdad Kill 31 - LEX18 Lexington KY News

BAGHDAD (AP) — A massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad and a rush hour car bomb in another downtown area killed at least 31 people on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said. The attacks come as IS ...and more »

Refugees and Terrorism, or Refugees and Lost Opportunity? - New York Times

Damien Cave, our Australia bureau chief, shares insights on global news, local recommendations and feedback from readers in this weekly newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. ______. It's been a decade since I covered the war in Iraq ...and more »

ISIS Blasts Kill Dozens at Family Gatherings, This Time in Iraq - New York Times

The details are eerily familiar: a family outing, a suicide bomber, more than a dozen people — many of them children — killed in an attack later claimed by the Islamic State. An explosion early Tuesday at an ice cream parlor in Baghdad shared many of ...and more »

Iraq: Suicide Attacks Targeting Crowds in Baghdad - Human Rights Watch

A wreckage of a car is seen at the site of car bomb attack near a government office in Karkh district in Baghdad, Iraq. © 2017 Reuters. (Kirkuk) – Suicide attacks outside an ice cream parlour and a government building in Baghdad on the morning of May ...and more »

Bombings in Baghdad claim 31 lives - The Hindu

A bombing by the Islamic State (IS) group outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad and a car bomb in another downtown area during the rush hour killed at least 31 people on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said. The attacks come as IS militants are ...and more »

Australian schoolgirl killed in Baghdad ice cream parlour attack - SBS

A 12-year-old school girl from Victoria is believed to be among more than 17 people killed after a terrorist attack on an ice cream shop in Iraq. Updated Updated 31 May 2017. A Victorian schoolgirl killed at an Iraqi ice cream parlour in an Islamic ...and more »

Australian Girl Killed in ISIS Baghdad Bombing 'Was Buying Ice Cream to Break Her Ramadan Fast' - Newsweek

A 12-year-old Australian girl killed in a suicide bombing in Baghdad was buying ice cream to break her Ramadan fast when the Islamic State Militant group (ISIS) struck the Iraqi capital. Zynab al-Harbiya's father, Khalid, told Fairfax Media that his ...and more »