BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 A.M.) – Two suicide attacks rocked Baghdad this morning, killing at least 16 civilians and wounding an estimated 65 others.
According to local reports, the twin suicide bombings took place inside central Baghdad’s Tayaran Square.
No group has claimed responsibility for these attacks.
Today’s bombings mark the first time this year that Baghdad has been targeted by suicide bombers.
Update (8:15 A.M.) – Death toll rises to 26