Abb Takk News

50 killed in Baghdad explosion

BAGHDAD: At least 50 people were killed and over 50 injured in a car bomb explosion at a busy market in the south of Baghdad on Thursday.    

According to the details, the car bomb exploded in a used car market in Bayaa, neighborhood of Baghdad. An official said that emergency services were struggling to cope with the scope of the attack which ripped through the car market at around 4:15 pm.

Islamic State (IS) claimed the responsibility of the attack.