Bomb blow in Iraq during poll

News2Global:Bomb blow in Iraq during poll
Minimum of 38 people were killed yesterday & more than 65 wounded as voters went to the polls in Iraq.

In 1 attack, 25 people died when a bomb blew up a Baghdad block of flats. A similar explosion at another residential building claimed 4 more victims.

The Islamic State of Iraq, an arm of al-Qaeda, had vowed to attack anyone voting in the second parliamentary election since the 2003 US invasion, but officials told out of 50,000 polling stations only 2 had closed due to the violence.