IS claims Baghdad bomb attack on UN convoy

Islamic State jihadists have claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack on a UN envoy near Baghdad airport, leaving three people injured, none of them UN staff membersThe Islamic State jihadist group on Monday claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack against a UN convoy near Baghdad airport. “Our brother Abu Muawiya al-Falluji rammed a convoy for the ‘United Nations waging war against Muslims’ surrounded by heavy US protection,” the group said in a statement. “The convoy was strictly a UN convoy, there was nobody who isn’t UN staff,” a press officer for the UN mission in Iraq said.

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