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At least 40 people killed in Isis suicide attack on crowded market in Baghdad during Shia festival

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Baku, October 15, AZERTAC

At least 41 people have been killed in a suicide attack believed to have targeted Shia Muslims in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, according to Independent.

More than 30 others were injured in the attack in a funeral tent in a crowded marketplace in the Shaab neighbourhood in the north of the city.

The militant is believed to have detonated a suicide vest inside the tent with was crowded with mourners.

Officials said the attack happened around lunchtime.

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