Iraqi officials say attacks in Baghdad have killed at least 8 people

March 5, 2015 3:15 PM

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Iraqi officials say attacks in Baghdad have killed at least 8 people

Members of a Shiite group, Asaib Ahl al-Haq, or League of the Righteous, flash V signs for victory during a funeral procession of six of their comrades killed in Tikrit fighting Islamic State militants, in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, March 5, 2015. Iranian-backed Shiite militias and Sunni tribes have joined Iraq's military in a major operation to retake Tikrit from the Islamic State group, while the U.S. led coalition has remained on the sidelines. (AP Photo/Jaber al-Helo) (The Associated Press)

Mourners chant slogans against the Islamic State group during funeral procession of six mourners of a Shiite group, Asaib Ahl al-Haq, or League of the Righteous, who was killed in Tikrit fighting Islamic militants, in Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, March 5, 2015....

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