Bombings target public places, Iraqi security forces, killing 18 people in and around Baghdad

June 9, 2015 6:53 PM

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BAGHDAD – A series of bombings targeting public places and Iraqi security forces killed 18 people in and around Baghdad on Tuesday, officials said.

The deadliest attack took place on Tuesday night, when a car bomb went off near restaurants and shop in Palestine Street in eastern Baghdad, killing eight people and wounding 20 there, police officials said.

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