2016 Ramadi bombing

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2016 Ramadi bombing
Part of the Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017)
LocationRamadi, Iraq
Date27 January 2016
Attack type
Car bombings
PerpetratorIslamic State of Iraq and the Levant

On 27 January 2016, up to a dozen car bombs were set off in the city of Ramadi, attacking the 10th Iraqi army division. The attack killed 55 Iraqi soldiers and pro-government tribal fighters, wounding an unknown number as well. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claimed responsibility for the attack.[1]

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