Middle East

    • Iraqi security forces and residents gather at the site of a bomb attack in Kirkuk, Iraq, May 8, 2013.
    • People and security forces personnel gather at the scene of a car bomb attack near the offices of the Iraqi President Jalal Talabani's Patriotic Union of Kurdistan party in Kirkuk, Iraq, May 8, 2013.
    • An Iraqi soldier looks at the wreckage of a car after a car bomb attack in Kirkuk, Iraq, May 8, 2013.
    • Residents gather at the site of a bomb attack in Husseiniyah, Baghdad, May 6, 2013.
    • Civilians and security forces personnel gather at the scene of a car bomb attack in Husseiniyah, Baghdad, Iraq, May 6, 2013.

    Sectarian Violence Increases in Iraq

    Published May 08, 2013


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