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Bombs Explode at Iraqi Market North of Baghdad


Iraqi police say three bombs have exploded in a market north of Baghdad.

The bombs detonated moments apart Saturday near shops in Baquba, 65 kilometers north of the capital, wounding at least 10 people.

Baquba is known for its religious and ethnic mix, and has been the scene of frequent violence.

In another development today, Iraqi officials say police have detained at least 68 suspected insurgents in raids across the country.

Some information for this report was provided by AFP, AP and Reuters.

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