BAGHDAD, Aug 10 (KUNA) -- At least five people were killed and over 122
others wounded in two suicide bombings in northern Iraq.
In Barteleh district, 35 km east of Mosul, a suicide bomber targeted
worshipers leaving a Shiite gathering place, to kill four people and injure
over 60 others.
In a press statement, Governor of Niniveh, Atheel al-Nijaifi condemned that
deadly attack of the Shiite place, warning that the attack is meant to
instigate tension between Iraqis of different sects.
He also vowed to crack down on the terrorists who stand behind such
criminal acts. (end)
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