24 May :- At least seven people, including a policeman, died in a suicide attack in a park in Baghdad today.
Iraqi security officials said that police and emergency staff tried to stop the suicide bomber while entering the park, but before being caught he blew himself up. The attack took place in Shia-dominated district of Shawla, mainly in northern Baghdad.
There are at least 16 people injured in the attack. This is the first attack in Baghdad since the beginning of the month of Ramzan starting May 17. The officer gave this information on condition of not disclosing the name. No one has ever taken responsibility for this attack.