More than a decade on from the US invasion of Falluja, Iraqi troops have lost control of the strategic city to al Qaeda fighters.
Hannah Campbell suffered horrific injuries in a bomb in Basra and was told she would not be a mother again. She is celebrating a 'miracle.'
A British security guard who shot dead two colleagues in Iraq in 2009 claims he was framed for the murders.
A car bomb has exploded in northeastern Iraq killing 11 people and wounding 23, police said.
The explosion in Buhriz, 35 miles (60km) north-east of Baghdad, took place close to a cafe in a Sunni Muslim area.
A suicide bomber has killed at least 10 people and wounded 25 in a northern Iraqi town on Sunday, Reuters reports, citing a police source.
The attacker reportedly blew himself up in Muqdadya, 80 km (50 miles) northeast of Baghdad, in a crowd of people at cemetery who had been escorting the body of a prominent Sunni tribal sheikh as part of a funeral procession.
The 42-year-old physics and geology graduate, WO2 Ian Fisher was born in Barking in Essex, joined the Territorial Army in February 1993.
After completing his degree at Staffordshire University, and following three and a half years' service as a reservist Lance Corporal, he volunteered to go to Hong Kong in August 1996 as a Regular Private with B Company, 1st Battalion The Staffordshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's).
He completed four previous operational tours from 1999 - once to Northern Ireland, twice to Iraq and a previous tour of Afghanistan in 2011.
The death toll from a wave of bombings across Iraq today has risen to at least 62, officials said.
There were a series of car bombings in Baghdad, along with an explosion at a market and a suicide assault in a northern city.
Coordinated bombings in Iraq have killed more than 5,000 people since April.
The local branch of al-Qaida often takes responsibility for the assaults, although there was no immediate claim for Sunday's blasts.
At least 49 people have been killed in a day of bloodshed across Iraq, with 10 car bombs detonated across Baghdad and a suicide bomber attacking soldiers queuing up for their pay in the northern city of Mosul.
The attack on the soldiers claimed 12 lives after a motorist blew himself up outside a bank.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for any of the coordinated blasts in Baghdad, which occurred in predominantly Shiite Muslim areas of the capital and left 37 people dead.
At least 37 people have been killed in a series of car bombs in Shiite districts across Baghdad, Reuters has reported, citing Iraqi officials.
Police and medics claimed 10 bombs were exploded, with the deadliest attack in a busy market in the town of Nahrawan, south of the capital.
At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide car bombing outside a cafe in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, Reuters has reported, citing police and medical officials.
The attack occurred in the Amil neighborhood in a mainly Shi'ite district of the city.
A barrage of car bomb and suicide bomb blasts has rocked Baghdad and two northern communities killing at least 51 people during a major holiday period.
Authorities reported seven car bombs across the Iraqi capital shortly after nightfall, including one near a playground that killed two children.
It followed a car bomb in the ethnic minority village of al-Mouafaqiyah in northern Iraq, and another a few hours later in Tuz Khormato.
The attacks struck as Muslims around the world this week mark the religious holiday of Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice.
Iraqi officials say that there have been new bomb attacks on Baghdad and another town in the north, raising the day's death toll to 46.