United States officials say "strikes have been carried out against two targets linked to Iran in Baghdad".
A drone attacks the home of prominent Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, leaving no casualties and causing minimal damage. The attack follows yesterday's incident in Baghdad when multiple protesters were fired upon and killed.
A car bomb blast in Baghdad kills at least three people and injures 12. [http:--www.france24.com-en-20150410-car-bomb-blast-near-baghdad-hotel-kills-three-police-?aef_campaign_date=2015-04-10&aef_campaign_ref=partage_aef&dlvrit=66745&ns_campaign=reseaux_sociaux&ns_linkname=editorial&ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter (AFP via France24)]date=August 2019
Six people, including an Iraqi Interior Ministry official and four members of a leading political bloc, die in multiple explosions throughout Baghdad apparently targeting members of former prime Minister Ayad Allawi's al-Iraqiya political coalition; four were killed in a roadside bomb and three others were wounded.