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Iraq: 32 killed and 110 wounded in rare suicide bombing in heart of capital *GRAPHIC*01:53

Iraq: 32 killed and 110 wounded in rare suicide bombing in heart of capital *GRAPHIC*

Iraq, Baghdad
January 21, 2021 at 16:09 GMT +00:00 · Published

A rare double suicide has killed at least 32 people and wounded 110 others. The attack took place in a Baghdad clothing market Tayaran Square on Thursday morning.

Piles of clothes amid pools of blood could be seen throughout the market.

The bombing is the first double attack since 2018. The injured are currently being attended to in local hospitals and the death toll is expected to rise, the health ministry warned.

No one has claimed immediate responsibility for the attack.

Iraq: 32 killed and 110 wounded in rare suicide bombing in heart of capital *GRAPHIC*01:53
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A rare double suicide has killed at least 32 people and wounded 110 others. The attack took place in a Baghdad clothing market Tayaran Square on Thursday morning.

Piles of clothes amid pools of blood could be seen throughout the market.

The bombing is the first double attack since 2018. The injured are currently being attended to in local hospitals and the death toll is expected to rise, the health ministry warned.

No one has claimed immediate responsibility for the attack.