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Fire in Baghdad Covid Hospital Claims 82 lives, 110 injured - Sakshi Post
Apr 25, 2021
In a horrific fire accident, 82 people were killed and 110 were injured in a major fire that broke out in the intensive care unit of a Baghdad hospital treating COVID-19 patients on Saturday night.
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Mar 02, 2020
At least two rockets hit the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad, an Iraqi Interior Ministry official said.
Iran fired missiles Wednesday at Iraqi bases housing the US military - Sakshi Post
Jan 08, 2020
Iran fired missiles Wednesday at Iraqi bases housing the US military, officials in Washington and Tehran said, in the first act of the Islamic republic’s promised revenge for the US killing of a top...
General Qasem Soleimani, the powerful commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, was killed in a US drone strike. (Image courtesy: AFP) - Sakshi Post
Jan 03, 2020
India’s external ministry on Friday reacted to the killing of a top Iranian commander in a US strike saying the increase in tension has alarmed the world and that it is important that the situation...
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Oct 10, 2019
A total of 12 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed on Wednesday in a raid and an airstrike in the Iraqi provinces of Salahudin and Diyala, respectively
Death Toll Rises To 104 Amid Protests Across Iraq - Sakshi Post
Oct 07, 2019
Death toll in protests in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities rose to 104 with more than 6,000 people wounded, including security members
People look for for missing victims after explosions in Sadr City, Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, June 6, 2018.    - Sakshi Post
Jun 07, 2018
At least 14 people were killed and over 90 injured on Wednesday by a huge explosion in Iraq’s Baghdad, an official said.
The second bomb exploded on a roadside. Earlier, the source put the casualties at six deaths and 24 wounded. - Sakshi Post
Jan 15, 2018
The second bomb exploded on a roadside. Earlier, the source put the casualties at six deaths and 24 wounded.
The epicentre of the earthquake on Sunday was 32 km southwest of the Halabja area near the Iranian border at the depth of 33.9 km, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). - Sakshi Post
Nov 13, 2017
The epicentre of the earthquake on Sunday was 32 km southwest of the Halabja area near the Iranian border at the depth of 33.9 km, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).
Iraq troops retook the Syrian border town - Sakshi Post
Nov 11, 2017
Iraqi forces launched an offensive today to retake the last pocket of territory in the country still held by the Islamic State group,
The Iraqi Kurdistan regional President announced on Sunday that he will not extend his term in office, amid a serious crisis with the central government in Baghdad over the region’s recent independence referendum. - Sakshi Post
Oct 29, 2017
The Iraqi Kurdistan regional President announced on Sunday that he will not extend his term in office, amid a serious crisis with the central government in Baghdad over the region’s recent...
Iran’s top leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (right) with visiting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (second from right) - Sakshi Post
Oct 26, 2017
Iran supports the Iraqi government’s efforts to develop ties with regional states, Khamenei said.
May 30, 2017
13 killed in bomb attack in Baghdad 
Security services sealed off the area as forensic teams searched the gutted ward and angry relatives massed outside, waiting for information from the authorities - Sakshi Post
Aug 10, 2016
Twenty-nine women patients who were in the same ward were evacuated to other hospitals
Victims of the blast  - Sakshi Post
Jul 08, 2016
Islamic State group militants killed 30 people at a Shiite shrine
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