Baghdad Iraq just suffered a horrific blast of the Hotel. It is not clearly evident what the target was. The Blast left "Huge Craters Behind" said reporters.
Some people might still be caught in the rubble. This incident occured 8:10 Iraq standard time. As US soldiers are trying to restore order to the situation, there are dead bodies being pulled out of the hotel as we speak.
The Blast occured in the Commercial District. People are digging with bare hands trying to free trapped people. There is shattered galss across several blocks..
The town in in Chaos, as emergency workers, soldiers, military personnel hussle around to resolve the situation.
THis powerful message might be from suicide bombers, or elsewhere. At the moment, the motive and culpret is unknown..