Suicide bomber attacks funeral in Iraq ; kills at least 10

A suicide bomber struck a funeral procession going on in the north of Baghdad, Iraq on Monday, killing at least 10 people present there to mourn the dead. Two medical officials confirmed the casualty figures.

It was reported by the government that the bomber blew himself up inside a funeral tent in a farming area outside the mainly Sunni town of Taji, which is roughly 22 kilometers (12 miles) from Baghdad. The bombing left another 26 people wounded in the process. The funeral was organized for the death of the father of two government Sunni militias, known as Sahwa. Iraq has been trying to revive militias after it took their responsibility to fight against the Islamic State fighters. IS captured a large portion of northern and western Iraq over the summer.

However, no one has taken the responsibility of the Monday’s attack, but whenever a suicide bombing is reported, ISIS is the prime suspects as they have used human bombs in the past. IS has also been known to target Sunnis allied with the Shiite-led government as they believe the Sunnis are teaming up with the enemies.

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David Nataf started his career as co-founder of Net Development, a leading French web integrators, employing 80 people. After the merger of Net Development with Reef publisher, David joined the law firm, Jean-Pierre Millet, with the defense of computer attackers and victimes specialty ("hackers") in cases between different organizations such as NSA or other members of the international interception 'Echelon' network from the UKUSA treaty or the US Air Force. He is the author of several books on information warfare, consultant for the European Parliament as an expert in computer security (SSI) and electromagnetic signals intelligence (SIGINT). David Nataf successively launched several start-ups of the Internet in the field of paperless technologies termination of contracts online (""); online subscription to early stage fundraising foreshadowing the model will retain more later the platform "", or free roaming mobile operators (MVNO). Given his specialty at the cross road of anti computer crime legal advising, Internet technology, media and anti-propaganda operations, David has naturally become an actor's influence on the Web, working for a think-tank representing french defense and Aerospace. He is architecting crypto farms and masternodes for cryptocurrencies in Asia and Israel technological parks. He graduated in Law from the Faculty of Paris, is a passionate graduated gemologist by Gemological Institute of America "GG", Gemmological Association of Great Britain "Cert-Ga", practical daily triathlon.

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