Zeinab Al-Shemari

 

 

Age: 7

 

Summary: Iraqi first-grade schoolgirl who was one of the six victims killed in the Myyrmanni bombing that took place on October 11, 2002 at the Myyrmanni shopping mall in the Myyrmaki district of the Greater Helsinki suburb of Vantaa, Finland when a home-made bomb was apparently detonated by a troubled chemistry student inside the busy shopping center that was especially crowded with 1,000-2,000 people, including many children who had come to see a clown performance, in which the bombing was the first to occur within the Scandinavian countries and also in its extent the most serious major incident in Finland since World War II, but the motive for the explosion is unknown.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in the bomb explosion

 

Born: 1995

 

Died: October 11, 2002

 

Location: Vantaa, Finland