Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 17 September 2014

Six dead in Iraq bomb attack

A double bombing at a market north of Baghdad has left six people dead

Six people have been killed in a double bombing at a market in a town north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

Police officials said the attack took place when two bombs exploded at the sheep market in Tuz Khormato, about 130 miles north of Baghdad. At least 10 people were injured.

A hospital official confirmed the casualty figures.

At least 352 people have died in attacks across the country so far this month, according to an Associated Press count.

AP

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