Gunmen storm Iraqi council building after bombs

By REUTERS
June 14, 2011 10:50

BAGHDAD - Gunmen on Tuesday stormed an Iraqi provincial council building in Baquba city after two bombs exploded outside, security sources said.

At least one person was killed and ten wounded, a police source said. Gunmen were reported to be still inside the building.

The attack took place in Baquba, the capital of Diyala province, northeast of Baghdad, a volatile area where al Qaida affiliates and other militia are active.


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