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Car bomb strikes Baghdad market, killing at least 9 - SFGate

Wed Jan 04 22:45:33 EST 2017 | SFgate
BAGHDAD (AP) — A car bomb tore through a Baghdad market on Thursday, killing at least nine people in what appeared to be the latest in a series of deadly attacks by the Islamic State group. The car was parked near an outdoor fruit and vegetable market in a mostly Shiite neighborhood. Seven civilians and two policemen were killed, while at least 15 other people were wounded, police and medical officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief reporters. ..

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