Live

Watch CBSN Live

Video Shows Suicide Bomb Attack on a Peshmerga Gathering

(Al Ansar Media Foundation)
Al Ansar Media Foundation released a video of a car suicide bomb attack on a gathering of the members of the Kurdish Peshmerga militia in the village of Khorsabad, 15 kilometres northeast of Mosul.

According to the video, the attack was executed by a 23-year man identified as Abu Hamza al Ansari. The 12-minute video was produced in 2008.

Al Ansar media is the mouthpiece of an insurgent group called Ansar al Islam.

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue