At least 25 people have been killed and another 50 injured by "ball bearings" after a suicide bomber detonated himself in Baghdad.
Police officer Ahmed Jassim said:
There was a crowd of people, and the suicide bomber detonated himself right inside it. Most of the people were killed or injured by ball bearings from the device.
Children were among the casualties of a suicide bomber who killed 25 people and injured more than 50 in Baghdad, according to police and medical sources.
Wounded people had been taken to four different hospitals, following the attack in al-Qahira, a northern district of the capital.
It was one of the worst attacks in Iraq since suicide bombers hit the same district two months ago, targeting a Shi'ite Muslim mosque and killing 29 worshippers during noon prayers.
A suicide bomber killed 25 people and wounded more than 50 in Baghdad when he detonated his explosives inside a busy cafe, police and medical sources told Reuters.
The attack took place in a northern area of the capital near a park popular with families.