A suicide bomb attack in Baghdad today killed 10 people and wounded 20 others, most of which are members of the Iraqi federal police. A car rigged with explosives was detonated at the gate of the federal police headquarters in al-Nussor square near a presidential palace. ISIS claimed responsibility for the assault.
This is the second major attack that has targeted the Iraqi federal police this week, after ISIS killed on Sunday the federal police commander in Mossul Brigadier General Aziz al-Zameli.
Video shows the scene of a suicide bombing in Baghdad's al-Nisour Square today. A damaged car belonging to the bomber is being prepared for towing.
A short time later a car rigged with explosives was detonated at the gate of the nearby Iraq National Police headquarters. Eleven people were killed in the attacks including six police officers. Twenty people were wounded. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attacks.