RealNews

Bus bombing kills 19 in Iraq

A suicide bomber, driving a bus carrying 24 Iraqi National Guard soldiers, detonated the vehicle Sunday morning outside a coalition base near Balad, north of Baghdad, killing 18 soldiers and an Iraqi female civilian, a 1st Infantry Division spokesman has told CNN. Six other Iraqi soldiers were wounded. The suicide bomber was also killed in the attack. The spokesman said the explosion was the result of a vehicle-born improvised explosive device, VBIED, or car bomb. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.