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PHOTO: 45 casualties reported in suicide bombing in Baghdad

2017/11/27 | 23:05

(Iraq Now News)- ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – A suicide bomb attack on Monday in the southeastern Iraqi capital of Baghdad has killed 17 and wounded over 28 others.

The Iraqi Ministry of Interior reported that a suicide attack targeted a crowded market in the Nahrawan neighborhood in Baghdad.

The Ministry also stated that two gunmen with suicide vests opened fire at a crowd in the al-Shamar market in Nahrawan, adding that security forces managed to kill one but the other detonated his suicide vest.

No side has claimed responsibility for the attack yet.

On Sunday, another explosion targeted a market south of Baghdad, killing one person and wounding six others, al-Sumeriya news outlet reported.

On November 21, a car bomb attack in Khurmatu’s Sunni-populated Askari neighborhood killed 23 people and wounded over 40 others, said Sardar Ahmed, a member of the Khurmatu District Council.

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