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Bombings Kill 15 In Iraq's Capital, Baghdad

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January 05, 2014 AT 5:03 AM
Authorities say bombings in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, have killed at least 15 people and wounded dozens. Police say the deadliest in Sunday's attacks took place in Baghdad's northern Shaab neighborhood, when two parked car bombs exploded simultaneously near a restaurant and a tea house. Officials say that blast killed 10 people and wounded 26. Authorities say another bombing killed three civilians and wounded six in a commercial area in the central Bab al-Muadham neighborhood. Two other bombings killed two civilians and wounded 13. Medical officials confirmed the casualty figures. All officials spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to release information.