A suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt blew himself up among worshipers while performing Tarawih prayers on Monday night in a mosque in the Abu Ghraib area , some twenty kilometers west of Baghdad , killing and wounding 18 people , according to security sources said Tuesday.
He said a lieutenant colonel in the police said the suicide bomber " He entered the mosque in Albouhrat village of Zaidan area and blew himself up among worshipers, killing nine people and wounding 28 others , ".oouka attack late on Monday in the Al - Nour mosque , located in the Abu Ghraib area, according to the source.
did the village under the control of the organization Daash and is the last bastion of the organization of about 6 km off the city of Fallujah. The medical source in Abu Ghraib hospital casualty toll.
A security source (range Press), that "five people were killed and 13 injured, a suicide bomber blew up during Tarawih prayers on Monday evening (27 June , the current 2016), inside a mosque in the village (Aharit) in an area Zaidan, a subsidiary of the district of Abu Ghraib, west of Baghdad. "
no claim of responsibility for the attack , which bore the hallmarks of the organization Daash. The attack comes the day after the declaration of the Iraqi security forces, on Sunday, complete control of the city of Fallujah , which was one of the most important strongholds of the jihadists in Alarac.ovi later, Dan , the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Iraq, Jan Kubis, strongly suicide bombing in a mosque in the west Baghdad, saying it shows contempt for the terrorists outright rejection of Islam and its values. This came in a statement of condemnation issued by the mission received (long - Presse) a copy of it.
The UN envoy said that " the cowardly attack that took place during Ramadan, when worshipers gathered for evening prayers, showing contempt for the terrorists outright for Islam and rejection of its values ​​, " and expressed "condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to the wounded. "