05-12-2019 05:06 PM Jerusalem Timing

Bombs Targeting Funeral kill 10 in Iraq

Bombs Targeting Funeral kill 10 in Iraq

A car bomb followed by a suicide bombing targeting a funeral in Iraq on Thursday killed 10 people and wounded 22 others, according to security sources.

IraqA car bomb followed by a suicide bombing targeting a funeral in Iraq on Thursday killed 10 people and wounded 22 others, according to security sources.

The car bomb exploded in a funeral tent in Muqdadiyah, northeast of Baghdad, where family members were receiving condolences, and a suicide bomber then detonated explosives after emergency personnel arrived.

Extremist militants usually carry out such terrorist attacks against the Iraqi civilians and security forces.

Earlier on Thursday, anonymous militants killed 14 members of Iraqi security forces north of Baghdad.