Attack on Iraqi pilgrims kills 50, scores hurt

15.01.2012                      20.Tewet. 5772

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Attack on Iraqi pilgrims kills 50, scores hurt

Bombing at the end of Arbain, a main Shi'ite observance, was the worst such incident this year.

A suicide bomber disguised as a policeman killed at least 53 people and wounded scores in an attack on Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims at a checkpoint on Saturday.
The bombing at the end of Arbain, one of the main religious observances in the Shi'ite calendar, was the worst such incident this year, amid a political crisis and renewed fears of a resurgence of sectarian violence….