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At Least 6 Dead in Baghdad Market Bombing

Thu Jan 05 01:11:26 EST 2017 | Voice of America
BAGHDAD —  A car bomb tore through a Baghdad market Thursday, killing at least six 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. 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. No one immediately claimed the attack, but it bore the h..

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