Sunday 06 November 2016

At least 10 Iranians killed in terror attack in Iraq

Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 6

By Fatih Karimov – Trend

At least 10 Iranians were killed in suicide terror attack in Iraq’s Samarra city, Mohammad Javad Daneshyar, an official with Iran's Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization, said, ISNA news agency reported Nov. 6.

The killed Iranians are mainly from Sistan and Baluchestan and Hormozgan provinces, he said.

Suicide bombers driving ambulances packed with explosives detonated their vehicles at a security checkpoint in Tikrit city and a car park for Shiite pilgrims in Samarra a holy site for Shia pilgrims on Nov. 6.

At least 39 people were killed in the attacks and other 40 were injured.

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