Monday, February 12, 2007

Baghdad Deaths 120 with 150 More Wounded On Monday

    From Al-Jazeera it is reported that two car bombs in Baghdad killed 120 people and wounded 150 more.


Victims  were taken to the nearby al-Kindi
hospital [Reuters]

Twin car bombs in central Baghdad have killed up to 120 people and wounded more than 150.

The blasts on Monday came on the first anniversary of the bombing of the Al Askari mosque in Samarra, north of the capital.

The first car bomb exploded in a garage under a wholesale market in the Shorja district killing more than 40 people.

A second explosion hit the Haraj market just over one kilometre away, killing at least five more people and wounding more than 30.


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