Car bomb in mainly Shi'ite district of Baghdad kills 8

ByREUTERS
August 26, 2014 09:10

BAGHDAD - A car bomb was detonated in a mainly Shi'ite district of eastern Baghdad on Tuesday, killing eight people and wounding 20, police and medical sources said.

The bombing in the New Baghdad neighborhood followed a series of blasts in the Iraqi capital on Monday which killed more than 20 people. Police sources said the death toll from Tuesday's attack was expected to rise.

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