Iraq: More bombings in Baghdad

At least 125 people have been killed and over 150 injured in two different explosions in Baghdad. A car bomb targeted a busy shopping area in the Karada area of Baghdad. In a second attack, a bomb detonated in a market in the al-Shaab area.

Advice For Travellers

Many countries advise citizens to avoid all travel to Iraq due to the unpredictable and unstable safety and security situation. In May this year, at least 200 people were killed in bombings in one week alone.