Officials: Bombing in central Baghdad kills at least 18

July 2, 2016 10:46 PM

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BAGHDAD – Iraqi hospital and police officials say 18 people were killed and 45 wounded when a car bomb exploded in central Baghdad.

The car bomb attack early Sunday targeted the Karada district, a crowded commercial area frequented by young people and families after sundown during the holy month of Ramadan.

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