• search

Car bomb explodes in Baghdad after mosque killings

Written by: Staff
|

BAGHDAD, Mar 27 (Reuters) At least one person died when a car bomb exploded in Baghdad's Shi'ite Muslim city slum today, police said, a day after 20 people were shot dead in a local mosque.

At least three people were also hurt in the blast. No further details were immediately available.

Police also said a mortar round hit the offices of radical Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's organisation in the city of Baquba, 65 km northeast of the capital, wounding at least two people today.

REUTERS SY BST1430

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more