Death toll in Baghdad suicide bombings rises to 32

The toll from a twin suicide attack in Baghdad on Thursday has risen to 32 dead and 110 wounded, Iraq’s health ministry reports, the deadliest attack in three years.

The ministry says those who lost their lives had died at the scene of the attack, and that most of the wounded had been treated in hospitals and released.

A picture shows the scene of a twin suicide bombing on a bustling commercial street in the heart of Baghdad on January 21, 2021. (Sabah ARAR / AFP)
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