posted on Feb, 10 2004 @ 11:59 PM
A suicide car bomb has exploded in an Army recruiting center in Baghdad, killing 47 Iraqi recruits and seriously wounding 55. The car was driven by a
lone male, who died as a result of the attack.
The car was driven into the recruiting center, where it detonated. Witnesses report seeing the white car drive near where about 400 people stood in
"A vehicle-borne improvised explosive device exploded near the Iraqi Army headquarters recruiting station this morning at about 7:40am local time,"
said Lieutenant Colonel Daniel Baggio.
The bombing comes a day after a car bomb exploded at a police station in Iskandariya, killing 55 people.
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[Edited on 11-2-2004 by Banshee]
[Edited on 16-3-2004 by SkepticOverlord]