Suicide bomb kills 17 in Iraqi Shiite village
Shiite pilgrims are prime targets for Daesh, although sources have not identified who is responsible for the attacks. (AFP/File)
A suicide bomb has killed at least 17 people in an attack against Shiite pilgrims in the Taji area, north of Baghdad, reports AFP.
The attack also wounded at least 35 people.
According to AFP, that Shthe perpetrators targeted a tent serving refreshments to Shiite pilgrims.