1 July 2006 Sadr City bombing

1 July 2006 Sadr City bombing
Location Sadr City, Baghdad, Iraq
Date 1 July 2006
Target Market
Attack type
Suicide car bombing
Deaths 62
Non-fatal injuries
Perpetrators Supporters of the Sunni People

On 1 July 2006, a suicide car bombing at a crowded market in Sadr City, a Shi'ite district of Baghdad, killed 62 people and wounded 114. A group calling themselves The Supporters of the Sunni People claimed responsibility for the attack.[1]


  1. Chronology - The deadliest bomb attacks in Iraq. reliefweb.int, 3 February 2007. Retrieved 10 February 2015.

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