Update 2019-05-09 (2): According to recent reports, at least eight people were killed. The attack took place at about 09:00 p.m. (local time).
Update 2019-05-09 (1): The attack took place at Jamila market in the east of the city. Multiple people were injured.
2019-05-09: On Thursday (09 May), at least seven people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Baghdad.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.