Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Tuesday, 07.22.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3  4  5
 6  7  8  9  10  11  12
 13  14  15  16  17  18  19
 20  21  22  23  24  25  26
 27  28  29  30  31
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Jan 28,2008
Intruders kill Iraqi family with knives
by UPI

BAGHDAD - A group of knife-wielding intruders killed a former Iraqi official and three of his family members Sunday in northeast Baghdad, an official said.

An Interior Ministry official told CNN Ahmen Ali, who worked as a Baghdad city official during the reign of late Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, was killed in his home along with his wife, daughter and son.

No motive was given for the deadly home invasion.

The official said that in the southeast portion of the Iraqi capital Sunday, five women were kidnapped while traveling to a local language college.

The unidentified ministry official also told CNN that in Baghdad's Qahira district, three civilians and two Iraqi soldiers were wounded when a bomb exploded Sunday morning.

The roadside bomb detonated just outside a mosque in the northeast Baghdad district, the official said.

© 2008 United Press International. All Rights Reserved.

1023 times read

Related news
Police, officials targeted in Baghdad by UPI posted on Dec 03,2007

Multiple car bombs kill dozens by UPI posted on Apr 06,2009

Iraqi violence kills 3, MP escapes harm by UPI posted on Jan 03,2008

Bomber kills senior Iraqi police official by UPI posted on Jan 24,2008

Fighting deadly in Baghdad's Sadr City by UPI posted on Apr 07,2008

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 4.73Rating: 4.73Rating: 4.73Rating: 4.73Rating: 4.73 (total 15 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?