January 23rd, 2013
11:08 AM ET

35 killed in Iraq suicide bombing, police say

A suicide bombing at a funeral has killed dozens of people and wounded scores more including two senior Iraqi government officials in northern Iraq.

At least 35 people were killed in the bombing near a Shiite mosque in northern Iraq, police said. The attack occurred in the ethnically mixed town of Tuz Khurmatu, roughly 56 miles south of Kirkuk.

Among the injured is Ahmed Abdul-Wahed, deputy governor of Salaheddin province, a largely Sunni region in north central Iraq.

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  1. the prophet

    America dream to convert Arabs into Christians, please who ate fools that think its possible

    January 23, 2013 at 1:48 pm | Report abuse | Reply

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