|Iraq bombing kills Iranian pilgrim, injures 8||
TEHRAN – An Iranian pilgrim was martyred and another eight wounded in a car bomb attack near the Iraq’s holy city of Samarra, the Persian service of the Fars News Agency reported on Saturday.
The bomb exploded near a bus carrying Iranian pilgrims while it was destined for Baghdad from Samarra, 110 kilometers north of Baghdad, an official at the Iranian Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization told the Fars.
"The explosion was possibly a suicide attack," the official said.
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