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Car bomb blast kills at least 23 in south Baghdad: police and medical sources
March 20, 2017 / 5:24 PM / 8 months ago

Car bomb blast kills at least 23 in south Baghdad: police and medical sources

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb blast killed at least 23 people and wounded more than 45 others in a mainly Shi‘ite district in southern Baghdad on Monday, police and medical sources said.

The explosion occurred on a busy commercial street in the Amil neighborhood, the sources said.

Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed, Writing by John Davison in Erbil; Editing by Angus MacSwan

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