April 1st, 2013
04:16 AM ET

Suicide attack kills at least 9 in Iraq

A suicide bomber drove an oil tanker into a police station in central Tikrit on Monday, killing at least nine people and wounding 20 others, Iraq's interior ministry said.

Tikrit is about 160 kilometers (100 miles) north of Baghdad.

It is a predominantly Sunni town located in Salaheddin province and is the hometown of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein.


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  1. saywhat

    And we are expected to comment?

    April 1, 2013 at 2:21 pm | Report abuse |
  2. saywhat

    O.K here goes,the rehash.
    Iraq,Afghanistan, Syria,Yemen, Mali. M.East,S.Asia,Korean peninsula, Africa. God why am i on this thread?

    April 1, 2013 at 2:25 pm | Report abuse |
    • ronvan

      LOL. Really hard to comment on daily activities from these countries.

      April 2, 2013 at 6:53 am | Report abuse |
  3. saywhat

    We need @John here to pat every one on the back for these 'successes'.

    April 1, 2013 at 2:26 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Egg Salad Sandwich

    Business as usual. 10 years. TEN YEARS! Business as usual.

    April 1, 2013 at 3:13 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Super blogger

    Theres no need to fear.super blogger is here. Freedom of speech.
    Zap u deleting machine. ZAP! No more deleting saywhat.
    If u do ZAP!
    Im off to fight for freedom of speech. Up up & awaaaaayyy

    April 1, 2013 at 3:33 pm | Report abuse |