Bomb attacks in Baghdad and southern Iraq city kill 49

By Reuters | Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:27 PM

* Al Qaeda accused of orchestrating the attacks

* Violence last year the worst since 2006-07 peak

* Sunnis feel sidelined since majority Shi'ite rule began in 2003 (Adds Sadr speech)

By Ahmed Rasheed and Ali al-Rubaie

BAGHDAD/HILLA, Iraq, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Bombs exploded in predominantly Shi'ite Muslim districts of the Iraqi capital and in the southern city of Hilla on Tuesday, killing...

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