A car bomb exploded on Saturday in a crowded street in a city north of Iraq’s capital, killing 17 people and wounding 35.Â The blast in Samarra came as people shopped ahead of the biggest Muslim holiday of the year, Eid al-Adha, which begins later this week.–Al Arabiya(JW)
When they don’t murderÂ volunteers who administer PolioÂ they kill whoever is willing to help:
Jihadists once again siding with death and destruction over life and human well-being. “Earthquake damage assessment: Attacks on relief convoys forcing change in plan, says official,” by Umer Nangiana for theÂ Express Tribune, October 7 (thanks toÂ The Religion of Peace):
Terrorist attacks on relief convoys and threats to the security of personnel involved in the relief process have made authorities concerned to change their plan for formal damage assessment in Balochistan’s earthquake affected areas.
“Gunmen” kidnapped a team of seven workers from the International Committee of the Red Cross, according to ICRC spokesman.
Israel freezes shipments to Gaza over tunnel