Iraq sees biggest wave of violence in years

More than 300 people were killed in July in blasts at football fields, mosques and cafes.

    Iraq has been hit by a wave of bomb attacks in the biggest increase in violence in five years.

    The latest attacks have included blasts at football fields, mosques and cafes, as people mark the month of Ramadan.

    More than 300 people were killed in July.

    Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf reports from Kirkuk.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    We dialled more than 35,000 random phone numbers to paint an accurate picture of displacement across South Sudan.

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Residents of long-neglected northwestern tribal belt say incorporation into Pakistan has left them in a vacuum.