Sources: 17 dead in explosion of two bombs in Sadr City in Baghdad

2802 2016

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi police and medical sources said that at least 17 people were killed on Sunday when two bombs exploded in a crowded market for mobile phones in Sadr City, the Shi'ite Muslim.

No one has claimed responsibility for the blast.

Police said the death toll could rise.

(Yasmin Hussein preparation for Arab Bulletin - edit Suha Gado)

Reuters 2016