59 people were killed and almost 100 more were injured in a brutal terrorist bombing in a Baghdad marketplace on Sunday.
According to Yahoo News, the first bomb went off in the Mredi market in the Shiite district of Sadr City. Minutes later, a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the area many had gathered after the first bombing.
Interior Ministry spokesman Sad Main originally claimed that 38 people were killed and another 62 were wounded, but hospital officials later revealed that there were actually 59 fatalities and 95 people injured.
We will update you further as this story develops.