Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Omnipresent death

McClatchy's Leila Fadel follows up on the Yazidi bombing last week, which has turned out to be the deadliest terrorist attack since 9/11, with over 350 confirmed dead, 80 missing, and 600 wounded thus far.

Update: Citing the Iraqi Red Crescent Society, the NY Times says the toll is more than 500 dead and 1,500 wounded.