Date: 31 August 2005
Location: Baghdad, Iraq
Type of event: accident
A stampede on 31 August 2005 at a Baghdad, Iraq, bridge during a religious gathering killed 965; the stampede was started by false warnings of a suicide bomber.
Consequences: 965 killed, injured
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