Friday, October 28th, 2016

This is why you take your shoes off in airports


The Associated Press is reporting a “shoe bomber” killed 10 people inside a Shiite mosque in Iraq.

The imam of the Buratha mosque in northern Baghdad, a leading politician and deputy with the governing Shiite coalition who often spoke out against the late terrorist leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, blamed al-Qaida in Iraq for the attack.

The security operation in Baghdad has imposed a driving ban during Friday prayers to prevent suicide car bomb attacks, as well as a curfew. About 75,000 troops are in the streets of the capital.

“They were targeting me for the second time and the prayers also,” said the imam, Jalal Eddin al-Sagheer, in an interview with The Associated Press.

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