Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE
Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE
Iraq

Iraq kills top Islamic State commander, a week after deadly Baghdad blasts

  • The death of Abu Yasar al-Issawi, the Isis chief in Iraq, was announced on Twitter by the country’s prime minister
  • At least 32 people died and over 100 were injured in twin suicide bombings at a busy open-air market in Baghdad last week

Topic |   Iraq
Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE
Iraqi security forces are seen at the site of an explosion in a Baghdad used clothes market on January 21. Photo: EPA-EFE
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