Terrorist and Organized Criminal Search Data Base

Section: Flash Points

45 people were killed in an attack on Shia Muslims in Karbala

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PTSS 2011-01-21
Iraq; Karbala province; Karbala

At least 45 people were killed and more than 170 were wounded in two co-ordinated suicide vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (SVBIED) attacks in and around the city of Karbala in Karbala province on 20 January. The attacks targeted Shia Muslims marking Arbaeen.

19.03.2011. 19:40:50