Suicide bomber kills 7 at police HQ in Iraq's Tikrit
TIKRIT, Iraq - Agence France-Presse
People and security forces are seen from inside the Great Prophet Mosque as they gather at the scene of a suicide car bomb attack in Kirkuk, 290 kilometers north of Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, March 29, 2013. AP Photo/ Emad MattiA suicide bomber blew up a tanker truck at police headquarters in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Monday, killing seven people and wounding 11, police and medics said.
Most of the casualties in the 8:40 am (0540 GMT) attack in the city, which was the hometown of executed dictator Saddam Hussein and remains a focus for insurgents, were police, the sources said.