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Islamic State suicide car bomb kills 13 in eastern Baghdad

Sun Jan 08 02:09:59 EST 2017 | Reuters
BAGHDAD A suicide car bomb blast claimed by Islamic State killed at least 13 people and wounded more than 50 others at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, police and medical sources said. The attacker drove the car through a gate to the market in the mainly Shi'ite district of Jamila, and detonated the bomb after security forces opened fire on the vehicle, a police source said. Islamic State claimed the attack in an online statement, saying the bomber had targeted "a gathering of Sh..

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