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21 Jun 2019 | 12:58 PM UTC

Iraq: Bomb attack on mosque kills seven in Baghdad June 21

Iraq News Alert

A bomb explosion targeting a mosque in eastern Baghdad leaves seven dead June 21; avoid the area

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/21/2019, 12:00 AM until 6/25/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Baghdad). COUNTRY/REGION Baladiyat (Baghdad)


Police officers reported that a bomb explosion inside a Shi'a mosque in the Baladiyat neighborhood of Baghdad killed at least seven people and left more than 20 injured on Friday, June 21. Further details are still emerging; avoid the area.


Individuals in Baghdad are advised to monitor developments, avoid the affected area, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

The security environment in Iraq remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to all travel.


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