A woman suicide bomber killed at least 31 people and wounded 35 in a crowded market in the town of Musayab, near Baghdad.
I.s. Claimed the attack, as well as a suicide attack at a bus station in central Kerbala around the same time.
Security sources said four people were wounded in the Kerbala bombing.
The Hardline group are on the brink of losing Mosul, their de-facto capital in Iraq, to a U.S.-backed Iraqi offensive launched last October.