Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

14 Killed, 83 Wounded in Violence in Iraq  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 19/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) At least 14 people were killed and 83 others wounded on Tuesday in violent attacks across Iraq, including a wave of car bombs in central the country, police said.



The deadliest attacks occurred in the central province of Babil when seven people were killed and 43 others wounded in four car bomb explosions in the provincial capital city of Hilla and the towns of Mussayab, Iskandiyah and Mahawil to its north, a local police source said, reported Xinhua news agenc



In Baghdad, a booby-trapped car detonated in Baiyaa district in the southern part of the capital, leaving a civilian killed and 10 others wounded, a police source sai



Another car bomb went off in an industrial area in southwestern Baghdad, wounding four people and damaging several shops and civilian cars, while two more people were wounded when another car bomb ripped through Amil district in southern Baghdad, the source ai




Elsewhere, an official from the main hospital in Fallujah said Xinhua that his hospital received two bodies and 12 wounded people by the artillery and mortar bombardment on the city during the da



Sporadic clashes between the army and anti-government tribal fighters erupted in the early morning hours in northeastern Fallujah, some 50 km west of Baghdad, which has been under weeks- long siege, a security source said, without giving further detail



Meanwhile, a car bomb went off near a convoy of a police officer in the city of Haditha, some 200 km west of Baghdad, wounding the officer, two of his bodyguards and five passersby, a local police source sai



Anbar province, which includes Fallujah and the provincial capital city of Ramadi, has been the scene of fierce clashes that flared up after Iraqi police dismantled an anti-government protest site outside Ramadi in late December last year

 


Qatar News Agency




  MENA News Headlines
 Feb 26 2017 - Abu Dhabi's USD643mn residential project to be ready by 2019MENAFN
(MENAFN) Abu Dhabi General Services Co. (Musanada) proclaimed that work was going well on its USD643mn residential development at Madinat Zayed in the UAE and will be ready by the end of ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Saudi food demand shows 59pct increase of GCC marketMENAFN
(MENAFN) Euler Hermes, the globe's pioneering provider of trade-related credit insurance solutions, predicts food prices to increase in the UAE this year.Accordingly, the UAE imports more than 80 ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Dh500mn road project to ease Dubai-Sharjah trafficMENAFN
(MENAFN) Traffic between Dubai and Sharjah will facilitate a new link between Mohammad Bin Zayed road and Emirates Roads gets finished.In addition, the 12-kilometer link, with a 5.3 kilometer ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Morocco's OCP, Guinea ink fertilizer agreementMENAFN
(MENAFN) Morocco's Office Cherifien des Phosphates, the globe's main phosphate exporter, inked a deal with Guinea to supply the West African nation with its phosphate fertilizer needs.Additionally, ...

 Feb 26 2017 - UAE- Expansion or exit: Making the right decisions to ensure business successKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) During the Renaissance era in the 14th and the 15th centuries, Venice flourished as a centre of international trade, with entrepreneurs and traders from around the world ...

 Feb 26 2017 - UAE- Designers shifting away from exclusively aesthetic approachKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The year 2017 will redefine luxury with trends that will tell a story of authenticity and luxury. Designers are shifting away from an exclusively aesthetic approach and are ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Dubai gold nears 3-month high at Dh151.50Khaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Gold prices held steady on Friday near 3-1/2-month highs hit in the previous session following tempered expectations of a US rate hike in March, and as investors awaited ...

 Feb 26 2017 - UAE embassy issues enquiry update on student's deathKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Saif was was shot several times by a Hudson, Ohio police officer on December 4, 2016. The UAE Embassy in Washington D.C., in coordination with the UAE Ministry of Foreign ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Lebanon's budget approval to clear way for electoral lawMENAFN
(MENAFN) The Cabinet will approve this year state budget and sent it to Parliament for a final ratification, while the move would clear the way for rivals to gear efforts for agreeing a new vote ...

 Feb 26 2017 - Azerbaijan's President Arrives in Doha on SundayQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Doha, February 25 (QNA) - President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev will arrive in Doha tomorrow, Sunday, on an official visit to Qatar. HH the Emir ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help