Car bomb kills at least five, wounds 10 in Iraq's Kerbala: security officer

June 7, 2016 1:48 PM

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BAGHDAD At least five people were killed and 10 others wounded on Tuesday when a car blew up in the Shi'ite holy city of Kerbala south of Baghdad, an Iraqi security officer said.

The bombing comes as the Shi'ite majority community in Iraq marked the first day of the fasting month of Ramadan. Ramadan started on Monday for the Sunnis.

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