Middle East

  • Civilians and security forces gather at the scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, March 29, 2013.
  • An Iraqi man is comforted at the scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, March 29, 2013.
  • Civilians and security forces gather at the scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, March 29, 2013.
  • A man smokes a cigarette as he sits at the site of a bomb attack in Kirkuk, Iraq, March 29, 2013.

Car Bombs Rock Baghdad, Kirkuk

Published March 29, 2013

Several car bombs exploded near Shi'ite mosques across Iraq in the latest spate of sectarian violence ahead of regional elections scheduled for next month.


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