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Suicide bomber kills 16 people in Baghdad's Shi'ite Sadr City
June 11, 2014 / 3:05 PM / 3 years ago

Suicide bomber kills 16 people in Baghdad's Shi'ite Sadr City

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up in a gathering of people inside a tent in Baghdad’s Shi‘ite slum of Sadr city, killing at least 16 people, police and medical sources said on Wednesday.

An Iraqi police officer walks past the site of a bomb attack in Baghdad's Sadr city, June 11, 2014. A suicide bomber blew himself up in a gathering of people inside a tent in Baghdad's Shi'ite slum of Sadr city, killing at least 16 people, police and medical sources said on Wednesday. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

Reporting by Kareem Raheem; Writing by Ahmed Rasheed Editing by Jeremy Gaunt

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