Suicide blast in Tuz Khormato kills 42 people

At least 42 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a funeral in Iraq's Tuz Khormato town on Wednesday.

Suicide blast in Tuz Khormato kills 42 people

World Bulletin / News Desk

At least 42 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a funeral in Iraq's Tuz Khormato town on Wednesday. According to Iraqi security forces as well as medical executives, the suicide blast at the funeral took place at about 4.30 p.m. and resulted in the death of at least 42 people. 75 people were wounded in the incident.

A Turkmen deputy in the Iraqi National Parliament, Fevzi Ekrem stated that the Deputy Chairman of the Iraqi Turkmen Front (ITF), Ali Hasim Muhtaroglu and ITF's former chairman Sadettin Ergec and member of the provincial assembly in Kirkuk, Munir Kafili were also wounded in today's suicide blast.

Last Mod: 24 Ocak 2013, 09:19
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