Bombs inside Sunni mosque in Iraq kill 15: police, medics




 
--
Boots
 
September 20th, 2013  
News Manager
 

Topic: Bombs inside Sunni mosque in Iraq kill 15: police, medics


TIKRIT, Iraq (Reuters) - Two bombs concealed in air conditioning units inside a Sunni mosque south of the Iraqi city of Samarra exploded during Friday prayers, killing at least 15 people, police and hospital sources said. It was not clear who was behind the attack, which took place in al-Mafraq, around 10 km (6 miles) south of Samarra. "During the Friday prayer suddenly a huge explosion took place. Black smoke filled the mosque, we could not see each other. I tried to stand, but I couldn't as I had some injuries in my legs," said 35-year-old Saleh al-Shamani. ...

More...
 


Similar Topics
Series of bombs kill 16 in Baghdad: police, medics
Bombs kill 50 on Iraq invasion anniversary
Bombs kill at least 67 in Iraq (Reuters)
U.S. troops kill three suspected insurgents in police uniforms in Kirkuk
Four Car Bombs, Attacks Kill 37 in Iraq