At least 6 killed, 38 wounded in Iraq mortar attack

June 10, 2012 23:05

BAGHDAD - At least six people were killed and 38 others wounded when two mortar rounds struck a square filled with Shi'ite pilgrims in Iraq's capital on Sunday, police and hospital sources said.

The pilgrims were gathering ahead of a religious festival to mark the death anniversary of the Shi'ite Imam Moussa al-Kadhim.

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