ISIL group claims car bombing near Iraqi capital
July 18, Baghdad: The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group claimed the responsibility of the exploison that rocked busy market in an Iraqi town, killing at least 115 adults and children celebrating the end of the month of Ramadan, police have said.
About 170 people were also wounded by the blast in Khan Bani Saad, a predominantly Shia town approximately 30km northeast of the capital Baghdad. Angry crowds went on the rampage after the explosion, smashing the windows of cars parked in the street in grief and anger.
The Oslo Times