ISIS Claims Responsibility for Baghdad Bombings
Written by Leah Jones on January 1, 2017
iStock/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD) — At least 28 people have died in a double bombing at a market in Baghdad, BBC News reports.
The explosions happened just minutes apart from each other in the crowded al-Sinak market.
Authorities told BBC, a roadside bomb exploded near a shop and then a suicide bomber detonated a device after a crowd had gathered in the area.
At least 50 people were injured, according to BBC News.
ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attacks.
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