An Iraqi soldier stands guard on a main road in Baghdad on June 2, 2013
An Iraqi soldier stands guard on a main road in Baghdad on June 2, 2013 © Ahmad al-Rubaye - AFP/File
An Iraqi soldier stands guard on a main road in Baghdad on June 2, 2013
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Last updated: July 19, 2014

Baghdad car bombs kill at least 12

At least 12 people were killed and dozens wounded in Baghdad Saturday when four near simultaneous car bombs exploded in the Iraqi capital, medical and security sources said.

"Twelve people were killed and about 40 wounded in four separate car bomb blasts in Abu Dsheer, Al-Baya, Al-Jihad and Hurriya neighbourhoods," a police colonel told AFP.

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