Suicide Bomber Kills 11 at Iraqi Checkpoint

October 27, 2014 11:12 AM

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A suicide bomber has attacked the outskirts of a town that Iraqi forces and Shi'ite militiamen recaptured Sunday from Islamic State fighters.

The blast Monday at a security checkpoint outside Jurf al-Sakhar killed at least 11 people and wounded 23 others.

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