Canon Andrew White, the Vicar of Baghdad, was suspended from the charity Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East for allegedly paying ransoms to gain the freedom of Islamic State sex slaves.
At least 87 were killed and 21 more were wounded:
Five people were injured in a grenade attack on the Rudaw Media Network headquarters in Erbil.
In Kirkuk, militants executed five civilians.
Gunmen on a road near Balad Ruz killed five detainees being transported in a security convoy.
A bomb at a Husseiniya market killed one person and wounded eight more.
Security forces killed 40 militants in the region around Shirqat and Qayara.
Security forces in Mukhisa killed a militant officer.
Read more by Margaret Griffis
- Seven U.S. Airmen Among 131 Killed in Iraq – March 16th, 2018
- U.S. Military Helicopter Crash; 63 Killed in Iraq – March 15th, 2018
- Mass Grave Found Near Kirkuk; 29 Killed in Iraq – March 14th, 2018
- Militiaman Shoots P.M.’s Security Officer; 32 Killed in Iraq – March 13th, 2018
- Scattered ISIS Attacks near Kirkuk; 54 Killed in Iraq – March 12th, 2018