Iraqis inspect the aftermath of an explosion in Baghdad’s Sadr City district on June 7, 2018. 

 

At least 16 people were killed and dozens injured after an arms depot exploded in the Sadr City district of the Iraqi capital late yesteday, Security and medical sources said. “An arms depot exploded… The security forces have opened an inquiry to determine the cause,” Baghdad’s security operations command said in a statement.