Roadside bomb in Iraq kills 2, injuries 8

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
January 23, 2011 09:40

BAGHDAD — A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded eight Sunday during Baghdad's morning rush hour at the start of the local work week, Iraqi police said.

The bomb exploded at 7 a.m. in southwest Baghdad as a police patrol was driving by, killing one bystander and a policeman, said a security official. Four other members of the security forces were injured.

The casualties were confirmed by a medical official at Baghdad's Yarmouk Hospital.


Related Content

Breaking news
February 25, 2018
Six Palestinians arrested overnight by security forces

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Israel Weather
  • 12 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    12 - 19
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 17
    Jerusalem
    12 - 18
    Haifa
  • 16 - 26
    Elat
    13 - 21
    Tiberias