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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 »

Perpetrators of attack in Baghdad during Ramadan must be held accountable – UN chief - UN News Centre

Condemning “in the strongest terms” recent terrorist attacks in Iraqi capital, Baghdad, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today underscored the need to swiftly apprehend and prosecute its perpetrators. In a statement attributable to his ...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 »

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 »

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 »

Ice-Cream Shop Bombing Leaves 13 Dead in Baghdad - Daily Beast

Thirteen people were killed and an additional 24 injured early Tuesday after a car bomb detonated outside an ice cream shop in central Baghdad. The Islamic State terror group claimed responsibility for the attack, which reportedly involved a remotely ...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 »

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 »

Three suicide blasts send Iraq death toll to 42 - Arab News

An Iraqi woman walks past the site of car bomb attack near a government office in Karkh district in Baghdad, Iraq on Tuesday. (Reuters). BAGHDAD: Three suicide bombings in Baghdad and a city to the west have killed at least 42 people, targeting Iraqis ...and more »