Wikinews Shorts: May 23, 2008
A compilation of brief news reports for Friday, May 23, 2008.
Suicide bomb in Iraq kills six
Six people are confirmed dead after a suicide bomb exploded in the Iraqi city of Fallujah. This incident took place at a checkpoint. All of the victims are civilians, according to Captain Mohammed Hussain.
The US military released a statement on the incident. "Iraqi police in Fallujah discovered a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device which detonated prior to its final destination," it said.
- Agence France-Presse. "Suicide bombing in Iraqi town kills six: police" — , May 23, 2008
- "Fallujah bomb blast kills 6 Iraqis" — , May 23, 2008