STILLS VIDEO: Nearly 100 Killed, Injured in Baghdad Car Bomb Blast

Mon Jan 2, 2017 14:47:13

Iraqi capital Baghdad's Sadr City car bomb blast rises to 32 killed and 61Wounded. Suicide car bomb attack in a densely-populated Sadr City 55th SQ neighborhood of Baghdad on Monday killed at least 32 people and left at-least 62 wounded, police and hospital officials said.

Alalam - Iraq

Many of the victims were daily laborers waiting for jobs at an intersection in Sadr City, a sprawling majority Shiite neighborhood in the northeast of the capital that has been repeatedly targeted.

According to a police colonel, at least 32 people were killed and 61 wounded in the blast, the second major attack in Baghdad in three days.

At least 27 people were killed by twin explosions in a busy market area in central Baghdad on Saturday, in what was the deadliest such attack in the Iraqi capital in two months.


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