Wedding Blast Horror; 93 Killed in Iraq

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Wedding Blast Horror; 93 Killed in Iraq

General Othman Ghanm was selected
to be interim defense minister, filling the spot recently vacated by Khalid
al-Obeidi.

Turkey conducted
airstrikes on suspected Kurdistan Workers Party (P.K.K.) hideouts in northern
Iraq.

Qayara is requesting help
to put out crude oil fires on its streets.

At least 93 were killed and 53 were wounded:

Militants executed
35 people
in Hamidat.

A suicide
bomber
attacked a Shi’ite wedding in Ain al-Tamr near Karbala, killing
18 people and wounding 26 more
. Four
other attackers were killed
as well.

In Baghdad, a bomb in Nahrawan killed
two people and wounded nine more
. One
person was killed and six were wounded
when a bomb exploded on a bus in Sheikh
Omar
.

One
person was killed and 10 were wounded
when a bomb exploded in Madaen.

A roadside bomb in Jbela wounded
a man and his son
.

Several refugees were wounded in a
displaced persons camp in Lailan, when a short circuit set tents on
fire. Most of the refugees in this camp are Turkmen
from Tal Afar.

In Mosul, airstrikes left 20
militants dead
.

Unknown gunmen killed
six militants
.

An airstrike on Abu Diab left five
militants dead
.

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