Saturday, 6 February 2010

News

Several people were killed or wounded when a bombing rocked the Iraqi city of Karbala as thousands of visitors thronged the city for the climax of a major Shia mourning ceremony, with thousands of security forces on high alert.

On Monday, a female suicide bomber blew herself up among a crowd of visitors near Baghdad, killing 41 people including women and children, and wounding more than 100.