At least 32 people died and 80 were injured in a suicide bombing 25 kilometers outside Baghdad.
The blast took place nearby a crowd of Shiah pilgrims in Iskandariya. The Shiahs were celebrating Arbain - the 40th day of Shiah Imam Hussein's martyrdom, ВВС reported.
The suicide bomber walked over to a group of resting pilgrims and triggered the bomb.
Another blast occurred in the sacred Shiah city of Karbala in the morning of Feb. 13. Eight people died.
Police are investigating the incident