Blood stains are seen at the site of a suicide bomb blast in Baghdad al-Jadida, Iraq September 27, 2016. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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Separate suicide bombings ripped through busy commercial areas in Shiite-dominated neighborhoods of the Iraqi capital Tuesday, killing at least 17 civilians, officials said.The deadliest attack took place in the eastern New Baghdad neighborhood, where a bomber approached a gathering of construction workers and set off his explosives-laden vest, killing 11 civilians, a police officer said. Hours later, another suicide bomber blew himself up in an outdoor market in the southwestern neighborhood of Bayaa, killing six shoppers and wounding 21 others, another police officer said.
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