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2-3 Iranian pilgrims on bus by suicide car bomb, at Alqalaah Intersection, south of Tikrit

Incident m163
Type suicide car bomb
Deaths recorded 2-3
Targeted or hit bus carrying Iranian pilgrims on their way to visit the Askariyain shrine
Place Alqalaah/Castle Intersection, near Samarra Bridge, south of Tikrit
Date and time 14 December 2012, AM
Sources KUNA 14 Dec
MEHR 14 Dec
NINA 14 Dec
AIN 14 Dec

Individuals for whom only demographic or other non-personal information was reported

Number killed Occupation Age Sex
1 Iranian Adult Female

Only demographic information, without any identifying details, was available for one person recorded killed.

Neither personal nor demographic information was reported for another 1 to 2 people killed in this entry.