Blast in Baghdad's Sadr City Kills 19: Police, Medical Sources

People gather at the site of a suicide bomb attack in a marketplace in Baghdad's al-Shaab district, Iraq May 17, 2016. (Reuters Photo/Wissm al-Okili)

By : Kareem Raheem | on 7:19 PM May 17, 2016
Category : International, News

Baghdad. A third bomb hit Baghdad on Tuesday (17/05), killing 19 people and wounding 15 in a market in the predominately Shi'ite Muslim district of Sadr City, police and medical sources said.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, which the police sources said was conducted by a suicide bomber driving a car.