U.S. court tosses murder conviction of ex-Blackwater guard
A federal appeals court on Friday threw out the murder conviction of an ex-Blackwater security guard and ordered three of his former colleagues to be re-sentenced in the high-profile prosecution stemming from the massacre of 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians at a Baghdad traffic circle in 2007.
Iraq celebrates Mosul victory with parade
Iraq holds a military parade in Baghdad to celebrate victory overvictory in Mosul.
Dozens dead after twin blasts in central Baghdad
Two bombs explode at a busy market in central Baghdad, killing at least 27 people and wounding more than 50 others.
Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq
A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, at a petrol station about 60 miles south of Baghdad, according to police and medical workers.