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Coordinated Bomb Attacks Strike Baghdad Suburb

June 27 2012


At least 11 people have been killed in bomb attacks Wednesday in and around Baghdad, reports the BBC.

There were no casualties in the first of two blasts in a house in the southeast suburb of Wahda. A second bomb exploded minutes later as neighbors gathered at the scene, killing eight people, police said.

In a separate incident, a bomb attack in the northern Ghazaliya district of Baghdad killed three people, said security officials.

Nearly 180 people have been killed in...

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