Terrorist group «Islamic state» has claimed responsibility for the attack, which occurred on December 9 in one of the Shiite mosques in Baghdad. A suicide bomber detonated an explosive device at the entrance to the building. Six people were killed, seven were injured.
According to police, the attack was carried out when the faithful were leaving the mosque in the district of Obeidi. He wanted to go inside, but the guards did not let him through. Police launched the search for accomplices.
In the website the message «the Islamic state» the Shiites are accused of apostasy from «true» Islam and heresy.
According to the UN, in November 2015 victims of terrorist acts and hostilities in Iraq were 888 people, more than 2300 injured. Especially difficult situation was in Baghdad. As many as 325 people