Two car bombs kill at least 10 in Baghdad

At least 10 dead, several others wounded in two car bomb attacks in Iraq’s Baghdad

Photo by: Reuters
Photo by: Reuters

People look at damage at the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad's Sadr City August 5, 2015.

Two separate car bomb attacks claimed at least 10 lives and wounded 22 people in different districts of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Wednesday, Iraqi police and medical sources said.

According to the sources, the attacks targeted dominantly Shiite neighbourhoods in Baghdad.

First attack was carried out in the crowded residential neighbourhood in the northeastern district of Sadr city when a car packed with explosives detonated killing six civilians and leaving 12 others wounded.

Second car bomb exploded in the northern Al Husseiniya district killing four people and wounding 11 others.

No group has claimed responsibility yet.

TRTWorld and agencies