ISIS claimed Shia Mosque Suicide Attack in Iraq killing 8
A suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least eight people at a Shiite medical officials said.
The blast, which occurred shortly after Friday prayers, also wounded at least 33 people, the officials said.
An AFP journalist saw the bodies of three people being taken away in coffins from the site of the attack.
The Islamic State group issued a statement claiming the attack, saying it was carried out by two militants.
An interior ministry official also said that two suicide bombers were involved, but a police colonel put their number at one.