Oil Ministry official among 19 wounded by Diyala car bomb17/05/2012 16:41
DIYALA, May 17 (AKnews) - A car bomb explosion this afternoon left 19 people wounded in central Baqouba city, Diyala province, east of Baghdad.
Among the 19 injured people, most of them civilians, is a general director for the Ministry of Oil and three of his guards, said an anonymous security source.
"The condition of six of them is unstable," said the source.
The source did not rule it out that the car bomb might have targeted the Oil Ministry official, as the bomb went off close to his convoy.
By Bryar Mohmmed