At least 33 people were killed and more than 80 wounded in a suicide bombing at the north of Baghdad, security officials said that the latest attack claimed by ISIL insurgents.
Iraqi military spokesman, Brig. Gen. Yahya Rasoul stated that three suicide bombers dressed in military uniform opened fire on worshipers gathered at the shrine in Balad.
Two then blew up their vests at the gate of a shrine, and a third was killed before he detonated, he said.
Dozens of people were also injured, the military said. A medical official from Balad hospital, who declined to be named because he was not authorized to give the information to the press, said 30 were killed and 50 injured.