Children among 100 killed in Baghdad suicide bombing

More than 100 people have been killed and 180 wounded in a suicide bombing in central Baghdad.

The horror explosion erupted outside a busy shopping centre in the Karrada district on Sunday.

Among those killed were women, policemen and children, local media report.


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ISIS has since claimed responsibility for the bombing, the latest in a string of horrifying terror related attacks.

Over the weekend 22 people were gunned down by terrorists who stormed a packed Bangladesh cafe armed with guns, explosives and knives.

Last week 44 people were killed and dozens injured when three suicide bombers descended at Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport.