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Iraq political turmoil 2016

State of emergency declared in Baghdad, gates to city closed, says Brig. Gen. Saad Mann - NBC News

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Iraqi Civil War (2014-present)

Officials: at least 17 dead in Baghdad car bomb targeting civilians in the city's southeast - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

At least 14 people killed in suicide attacks in Baghdad, Iraqi officials say - AP

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Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq

At least 1 killed, 9 wounded after blast hits central Baghdad, local media reports; no word on cause - Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Update: Suicide attack south of Baghdad kills at least 31 people, including 24 civilians, Iraqi officials say - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Suicide attack against checkpoint south of Baghdad kills at least 11 people, wounds dozens, officials say - AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Iraq officials say death toll from Islamic State group's market bombings Sunday in Baghdad climbs to 73 - AP

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Iraqi Civil War (2014-present)

Death toll in Baghdad twin suicide bombing rises to 70, more than 100 wounded, according to police, medics and morgue - Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Twin bombings in a crowded outdoor market in eastern Baghdad kill at least 24 people, Iraqi officials say - AP

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Americans reported missing in Iraq, January 2016

Iraqi officials say 3 Americans abducted in Baghdad have been freed - AP

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Iraq

Iraq Mi-17 helicopter crashes south of Baghdad, killing at least 9: officers - AFP

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Americans reported missing in Iraq, January 2016

Iraqi, US sources: Missing Americans in Baghdad are being held by Iranian-backed Shi'ite militia - Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Attack on Iraqi military base north of Baghdad kills at least 15, sources say - @Reuters

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Iraqi Civil War (2014-present)

Iraq: Suicide bombing against Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad kills 9, wounds 21 - @AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

At least 18 killed, 41 wounded in suicide bomb attack during Shiite funeral in Baghdad, officials say - @Reuters

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Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq

Iraqi premier opens heavily-fortified Green Zone to public for first time in 12 years - @AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

14 killed as 2 suicide attacks target police in commercial areas in Baghdad, Iraq officials says - @AP

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Iraqi Civil War (2014-present)

Gunmen kidnap Iraq deputy justice minister in northern Baghdad, officials say - @AFP, @Reuters

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Baghdad bomb attack, August 13, 2015

Islamic State claims responsibility for truck car bombing in Baghdad that killed at least 76 - @Reuters

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Baghdad bomb attack, August 13, 2015

At least 60 killed, 200 wounded in Baghdad truck bomb attack, police and medical sources say - @Reuters

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