Iraqi officials said the death toll from a bombing at a funeral in a Shi'ite area of Baghdad has risen to 51, the Associated Press reported.
Police officials said the attack early this evening involved a suicide bomber who detonated his explosives-laden car near mourners gathered in a funeral tent in the Iraqi capital's Sadr City neighbourhood, as well as a second blast caused by suicide bomber on foot.
Women and children are among the dead and at least 70 people have been injuries, the officials added.
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