Attacks in Iraqi capital kill at least 19 Shiite pilgrims

Attacks on Shiite pilgrims commemorating the death of revered 8th century Shiite Imam Moussa al-Kazim killed at least 19 people and wounded more than 50 across the Iraqi capital, police officials said. The largest of the attacks happened in central Baghdad when a suicide bomber attacked pilgrims buying food and drinks on their way back from the al-Kazim’s shrine located in the capital’s Kazimiyah neighborhood. Officials said at least 10 people were killed in the attack and another 25 wounded.

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4656665,00.html

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