August 8, 2010
An explosion, said to have been caused by a power generator, has killed at least 14 people and injured at least 35 in a market in the southern Iraqi city of Basra.
Injured people were rushed from the scene in ambulances after the explosion in the al-Ashaar market in the city 550km (340 miles) from Baghdad.
Police officials said a power generator had malfunctioned.
This article was posted: Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 3:47 am