December 2016 Baghdad bombings
The December 2016 Baghdad bombings was a pair of bomb blasts targeting a market during a rush hour in central Baghdad. The attack kills at least 28 people and another 50 were injured.
|December 2016 Baghdad bombings|
|Part of Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017)|
|Location||al-Sinak market, Baghdad, Iraq|
|Date||31 December 2016|
|Perpetrator||Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant|
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Major insurgent attacks
ISIL genocide of minorities
ISIL war crimes
- "A pair of bomb blasts targeting a market in central Baghdad kills at least 27". Al Jazeera. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
- "Bombings left at least 25 people dead and 50 others were injured in Iraq". Reuters. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
- "Iraq Baghdad: 28 dead as twin bombs rip through market". BBC News. 31 December 2016.