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Iraq: At least 29 killed in suicide bomb attack at football match00:50

Iraq: At least 29 killed in suicide bomb attack at football match

Iraq, Iskandariya
March 25, 2016 at 22:08 GMT -00:00 · Published

A suicide bomb attack struck a crowd of football supporters in a amateur match near Iskandariyah, Iraq, on Friday, killing 29 people and injuring 50. The town is situated around 40 kilometres (25 miles) south of Baghdad.

The self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Iraq: At least 29 killed in suicide bomb attack at football match00:50
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A suicide bomb attack struck a crowd of football supporters in a amateur match near Iskandariyah, Iraq, on Friday, killing 29 people and injuring 50. The town is situated around 40 kilometres (25 miles) south of Baghdad.

The self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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