` Al-Qaeda Group ISIS Claims Responsibility for Suicide Attack on Kurdish Town Killing 25 People ‘

#AceWorldNews – BAGHDAD – April 29 – An Al-Qaeda spin-off group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in a Kurdish town that killed at least 25 people the previous day, AP reported.

The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) claimed the attack in a post on one of its Twitter accounts.

The bombing in the town of Khanaqin in the Diyala province north-east of Baghdad also wounded 35 people.

The bomber blew himself up among a group of Kurds celebrating the appearance on local TV of Iraq’s ailing president, Jalal Talabani, a Kurd, who has been in Germany since 2012.

AP – RT

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