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Death toll in Diyala blast increases to 15, 40 others injured

BAGHDAD, June 18 (KUNA) -- The number of Iraqis killed in a suicide bombing inside a mourning house in Diyala Province in eastern Iraq rose to 15 and 40 others were injured, Iraqi police source said on Monday.
The source told KUNA that a suicide bomber, wearing an explosive belt, blew up himself up while being inside a mourning house in Baquba, the largest city in Diyala.
It noted that the explosion resulted in death of 15 individuals and injury of 40 others, who were transported to a local hospital for treatment. (pickup previous) ahh.ma KUNA 182055 Jun 12NNNN