Iraq officials: Bombing in crowded Baghdad neighborhood kills 7, including 2 children

August 5, 2015 4:24 PM

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BAGHDAD – An Iraqi police official says a minibus loaded with explosives detonated on a crowded street in Baghdad, killing seven people, including two children.

The explosion took place Wednesday in the predominantly Shiite neighborhood of Sadr City. The official says the bomb detonated near the district government office. At least 18 people were wounded in the attack, including four children.

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