Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Qubbak, Iraq--6 August 2007

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 7 December 2017

Date: 6 August 2007

Location: Qubbak, Iraq

Type of event: terrorism


A truck bomb was detonated in a residential area of Qubbak, near Tal Afar, Iraq. A dump truck filled with explosives, covered by gravel, was detonated by a suicide bomber. The morning explosion caused the collapse of several houses, with ten houses damaged in total. The 28 killed included 19 children, and a total of 50 people were injured.

Consequences: 28 killed, 50 injured


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