Second Deadly Car Bomb Within Hours Hits Central Baghdad

StoryfulNewsPublished: May 30, 2017191 views
Published: May 30, 2017

Baghdad was rocked by twin deadly car bomb attacks in the space of a few hours early on May 30. Islamic State claimed responsibility for a blast just after midnight, in which at least 13 people were killed.

A second blast on the morning of May 30 killed at least nine people and injured 36, <a href="" target="_blank">local news said</a>.

This footage shows the scene in the wake of the second blast, near the <a href=",+Iraq%E2%80%AD/@33.3382169,44.3859243,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x155778b28b587c11:0xa0f872e5338f7b96!8m2!3d33.3382169!4d44.388113" target="_blank">Shuhada Bridge</a> in central Baghdad.

See Storyful report <a href="*/stories/168263?referred_from=World%20News&channel_id=2&context=channel&referrer_type=Channel&referrer_id=2" target="_blank">here</a> on the earlier blast.

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