Iraq: 80 killed in car bomb attack in Khan Bani Saad
July 18 , 2015
At least 80 people including children have been killed in a deadly car bombing in the Shia-dominated Iraqi town of Khan Bani Saad.
The bomb targeted a busy market in the town, which is north of capital Baghdad. Residents were celebrating the end of Ramadan, the holy Muslim month, at the time.
The Islamic State militant group, which has presence in some pockets of the area, has claimed responsibility for the attack.