A similar incident hours later targeted the Baghdad headquarters of the Azm party of another Sunni Muslim politician, Khamis al-Khanjar.
As in the case of Baghdad Diaries, none of the accounts I have seen refer to the long history and extraordinary efforts made by the Iraqis to develop such weapons.
An investigation into the attack has been opened by security forces.
In their 200 years of rich history, the Jews of Singapore have never had a place of their own to show off the story of their people, until now.
One rocket fell near the US embassy in Baghdad while another rocket was intercept by the C-RAM defense system.
The assassination attempt follows clashes between Iraqi security forces and supporters of Iran-backed parties disputing October election results.
A significant violent clash occurred between government forces and supporters of the political parties, most of which have armed wings and are aligned with Iran.
Many countries perceive Israel as a regional power with an important role to play in the system of checks and balances vis-à-vis Iran, which could strike its nuclear facilities
Iraq Neighborhood Summit boasts wide international and regional participation and great hopes for the return of Iraq’s historical role in the region.
The planned return of 17,000 pieces was deemed by Iraqi culture minister Hassan Nazim as “unprecedented”.