2008 Balad Ruz bombing
|15 September 2008 Balad Ruz bombing|
|Location||Balad Ruz, Iraq|
|Date||15 September 2008 (UTC+3)|
|Target||Guests at a Party|
The 15 September 2008 Balad Ruz bombing occurred on 15 September 2008 in Balad Ruz, Diyala when a suicide bomber walked into and detonated herself at an Iftar banquet being held in the home of a policeman in celebration of his release from American detention at Camp Bucca. The attack killed 22 and injured 32. Some of the wounded were taken to a joint US-Iraqi base nearby for treatment. 12 were killed in two car bombings in central Baghdad.
-  Suicide bombing kills 22 in Iraq