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Iraq Al-Hamra hotel bombing

18th November 2005.Baghdad, Iraq.Hamra Bomb Attack..Two vehicles packed with explosives driven by suicide bombers attacked the Al-Hamra hotel complex at 0815 in Baghdad on the 18th November 2005. The houses of local residents where destroyed and at least 15 where killed and 40 wounded. The Al-Hamra hotel is used mainly by journalists and contractors. This attack comes just weeks after the Palestine hotel also home to the media and contractors was attacked in a similar manner.

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18th November 2005.Baghdad, Iraq.Hamra Bomb Attack..Two vehicles packed with explosives driven by suicide bombers attacked the Al-Hamra hotel complex at 0815 in Baghdad on the 18th November 2005. The houses of local residents where destroyed and at least 15 where killed and 40 wounded. The Al-Hamra hotel is used mainly by journalists and contractors. This attack comes just weeks after the Palestine hotel also home to the media and contractors was attacked in a similar manner.