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Fast Facts: Deadly Attacks in Iraq

The following is a rundown on deadly attacks in Iraq:

• Aug. 17, 2005: Three car bombs explode near the Nadha bus station in Baghdad and at the nearby Kindi Hospital, where survivors were being taken, killing up to 43 people.

• July 16, 2005: Homicide bomber detonates explosives strapped to his body at a gas station near a Shiite Muslim mosque in central city of Musayyib, blowing up a fuel tanker and killing at least 54 people.

• May 4, 2005: Bomb explodes among Iraqi civilians applying for police jobs in Kurdish city of Irbil, killing 60 people.

• May 1, 2005: A car bomb obliterates a tent crowded with mourners for the funeral of a Kurdish official in the northern city of Tal Afar, killing 25 people.

• April 24, 2005: Insurgents stage coordinated bombings in Tikrit and a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad, killing a total of 29 Iraqis.

• March 10, 2005: A homicide bomber blows himself up at a Shiite mosque during a funeral in the northern city of Mosul, killing at least 47 people.

• Feb. 28, 2005: In the deadliest single strike since the fall of Saddam Hussein, a homicide car bomber targets mostly Shiite police and national guard recruits in Hillah, killing 125 people. Some of those killed at a nearby market.

• Feb. 18, 2005: Two homicide bombers attack two mosques, killing 28 people, while an explosion near a Shiite ceremony kills two others.

• Feb. 8, 2005: A homicide bomber blows himself up in a crowd of army recruits, killing 21 people.

• Dec. 19, 2004: Car bombs tear through a Najaf funeral procession and Karbala's main bus station, killing at least 60 people in the Shiite holy cities.

• Sept. 30, 2004: A series of bombs in Baghdad's al-Amel neighborhood kill 35 children and seven adults as U.S. troops hand out candy at a ceremony to inaugurate a sewage treatment plant.

• Sept. 14, 2004: A car bomb rips through a market near a Baghdad police headquarters where Iraqis were waiting to apply for jobs, and gunmen fire on a van carrying police home from work in Baqouba, killing at least 59 people.

• Aug. 26, 2004: A mortar barrage slams into a mosque filled with Iraqis preparing to march on Najaf, killing 27 people.

• July 29, 2004: A homicide car bomb devastates a street in Baqouba, killing 70 people.

• April 21, 2004: Five blasts near police stations and a police academy in the southern city of Basra kill at least 55 people.

• March 2, 2004: Coordinated blasts from homicide bombers, mortars and planted explosives strike Shiite shrines in Karbala and in Baghdad, killing at least 181 people.

• Feb. 11, 2004: Homicide attacker blows up a car packed with explosives in a crowd of Iraqis waiting outside an army recruiting center in Baghdad, killing 47 people.

• Feb. 10, 2004: Homicide bomber explodes a truckload of explosives outside a police station in Iskandariyah, killing 53 people.

• Feb. 1, 2004: Twin homicide bombers kill 109 people in two Kurdish party offices in Irbil.

• Oct. 27, 2003: Four homicide bombings target International Red Cross headquarters and four Iraqi police stations in Baghdad, killing 40 people, mostly Iraqis.

• Aug. 29, 2003: A car bomb explodes outside a mosque in Najaf, killing more than 85 people, including Shiite leader Ayatollah Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim. Although officials never gave a final death toll, there were suspicions it may have been higher.

• Aug. 19, 2003: A truck bomb explodes outside the U.N. headquarters building in Baghdad, killing 22 people.