Ongoing bombings in Baghdad, Iraq

In another series of bombings in Baghdad, at least eight people were killed on Saturday. In the al-Shaab neighbourhood, a sticky bomb exploded in a microbus killing three people. In the Husseiniya suburb, a bomb exploded near a crowded market. Roadside bombs exploded in the al-Jabour and al-Mohshahida neighbourhoods. On Sunday, bombs exploded in the neighbourhoods of Mahmoodia, Dawanmi, and a traditional bazaar in Nahrawan, killing at least six people and wounding at least 24.

Advice For Travellers

Most countries advise against all travel to Iraq due to the unstable safety and security situation and armed conflict in parts of the country. The United Nations reported that 717 Iraqis were killed and 1,216 injured in September alone.