Suicide bomber attacks Iraqi Shi'ite pilgrims, killing 16

By REUTERS
November 14, 2013 11:55

BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber blew himself up on Thursday during a Shi'ite Muslim religious ritual in the eastern Iraqi city of al-Sadiya, killing at least 16 and wounding 65, a senior local official said.

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, which came on the final day of Ashura, a 10-day Shi'ite ritual.


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