Car bomb explosion strikes Iraqi Kurdish area- Officials

Last Updated: Dec 07 2017 17:54

MOSUL- On Wednesday, a car bomb explosion claimed lives of several people in a Kurdish area of Iraq's  northern Nineveh province, home to Kurds from Turkey who moved there three decades ago, according to a party official.

"A car bomb exploded around 7:30 pm (1630 GMT) in the Shahid Rustum camp, two kilometres (one mile) east of the town of Makhmur, killing and wounding people," the official from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan said.