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The following lists events in 2012 in Iraq.

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2012
in
Iraq
Decades:
See also: Other events of 2012
List of years in Iraq

Contents

IncumbentsEdit

EventsEdit

JanuaryEdit

FebruaryEdit

  • February 12 – Turkish warplanes carry out strikes against PKK hideouts in northern Iraq.
  • February 19 – A suicide bomber kills at least 19 officers and cadets and injures 26 outside an Iraqi police academy in northeastern Baghdad.
  • February 23 – A series of attacks across Iraq leave at least 60 killed and more than 200 injured.

MarchEdit

  • March 5 – Gunmen disguised as police kill 27 members of Iraq's security forces in the town of Haditha.
  • March 12 – Robbers kill at least 9 people and injure 14 in a jewelry heist in East Baghdad.
  • March 20 – At least 50 are killed and more than 240 injured in a wave of terror attacks across 10 cities in Iraq.
  • March 21 – Iraq is terrorised by unconfirmed reports of extremists crushing the skulls of "emos" with blocks of cement.

AprilEdit

  • April 3Qatar rejects Iraq's demand to hand over fugitive Vice President Tariq Al-Hashemi.
  • April 19 – At least 33 people are killed and dozens more are injured in bombings in Baghdad, Kirkuk and Samarra in Iraq's worst violence in weeks.

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit