ISIS claimed responsibility for suicide car bomb attack in Baghdad

Source : 112 Ukraine

Many of the victims were workers
16:00, 2 January 2017


"Islamic State" claimed responsibility for the attack in Baghdad. It was reported by Reuters.

An explosion in a heavily populated area occurred in the morning. Car bomb exploded. As of now, the number of victims has risen to 35 people, 61 people were injured.


The Sunni jihadist group Islamic State said they had carried out the attack, which "targeted a gathering of Shia".

Many of the victims were workers who were waiting for orders right on the streets.

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