Car Bombs Kill At Least 39 People In Baghdad

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October 27, 2013 AT 11:33 AM
Insurgents unleashed a new wave of car bombs in Shiite neighborhoods of Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 39 people and wounding dozens. It was the latest in a series of coordinated attacks targeting civilian areas, that has killed hundreds in recent months. Four police officers said the bombs, placed in parked cars and detonated over a half-hour, targeted commercial areas and parking lots. The deadliest blasts were in the northern Shaab, southern Abu Dshir and southeastern Nahrwan neighborhoods, each of which killed six people.