December 2016 Baghdad bombings

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December 2016 Baghdad bombings
Part of Iraqi Civil War (2014–present)
Location al-Sinak market, Baghdad, Iraq
Date 31 December 2016
Weapons Bomb
Deaths 28
Non-fatal injuries
50
Perpetrator Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
No. of participants
2 attackers

A pair of bomb blasts targeting a market during a rush hour in central Baghdad kills at least 28 people and injures 50.[1][2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A pair of bomb blasts targeting a market in central Baghdad kills at least 27". Al Jazeera. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  2. ^ http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/ML_IRAQ?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
  3. ^ "Bombings left at least 25 people dead and 50 others were injured in Iraq". Reuters. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Iraq Baghdad: 28 dead as twin bombs rip through market". BBC News. 31 December 2016.