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Car Bombs Kill 25 in Baghdad

  • A police officer stands near burning vehicles moments after one in a series of bombs hit the Shi'ite stronghold of Sadr City, in Baghdad, May 13, 2014.
  • Firefighters extinguish vehicles after a car bomb explosion in the Shi'ite stronghold of Sadr City, Baghdad, May 13, 2014.
  • Civilians inspect the site of a car bomb explosion in the Shi'ite stronghold of Sadr City, in Baghdad, May 13, 2014.
  • People gather at the site of car bomb attack in Baghdad, May 13, 2014.
Car Bombs in Baghdad
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Multiple car bombs have exploded in majority Shi'ite areas of Iraq's capital, killing at least 25 people and wounding 75 others.

At least eight explosions hit Baghdad on Tuesday, as Iraq continues to see its worst violence since 2008.

The bombs left charred cars and damaged buildings in the Sadr City neighborhood and in downtown Baghdad.

The United Nations says at least 3,500 civilians and Iraqi security forces have been killed this year.  More than 7,800 civilians died in violence in Iraq in 2013.
 
Sadr City, Baghdad, IraqSadr City, Baghdad, Iraq

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by: MUSTAFA from: INDIA
May 13, 2014 11:08 PM
This is the work of Al Qaida and its subsidiary very well finance and equip with weapons by Saudi Arabia. The same group responsible for killing and torture of human beings in Syria. After their Defeat in Syria now they want to kill innocent peoples in Iraq. This the hobby of Al Qaida and its Sponsor Saudi Arab to see human blood on street,rape girls in the name of Jihad,force young girls to marry with family killers,destroy all basic structure and burn houses. Al Qaida and its Sponsor cannot build Hospital,School,college,University in poor country. They fell pleasure to see human body with blood.

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