Car bomb in Shi'ite area of Baghdad kills seven-police

by Reuters
Sunday, 24 August 2014 14:09 GMT

Firefighters spray water at the scene of a car bomb attack in Kirkuk, Iraq, August 23, 2014. REUTERS/Ako Rasheed

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Seven people have been killed in a commercial area in northwest Baghdad

BAGHDAD, 24 (Reuters) - A car bomb killed seven people on Sunday in a mostly Shi'ite area of Baghdad, police and medical sources said.

Police said the car bomb exploded in a commercial area of the Shu'ala district in northwest Baghdad. (Writing by Michael Georgy)