The officials said two explosions hit a commercial center in central Baghdad. Iraqi state television reported it was a suicide bombing. Many among the wounded were in serious condition and there was property damage.
The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation stressed that the UAE expressed its strong condemnation of these criminal acts and its permanent rejection of all forms of violence and terrorism aimed at destabilising security and stability in contravention of religious and humanitarian values and principles.
A deadly attack on a popular hotel in the southern Somali port city of Kismayo. ended on Saturday leaving 26 dead and over 50 injured.
The attack late on Monday comes as the world's biggest Muslim-majority country prepares to celebrate the Eid Al Fitr festival at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Local officials said the attack happened after two police were killed at a roadside checkpoint outside the city.
One attack on the main street of Tunis wounded three civilians and two police personnel, the interior ministry initially said.
Doctors and rights activists unveiled on Thursday the world’s first field manual for the treatment of child casualties from explosions, which they say cause almost three-quarters of juvenile deaths and injuries in war zones.