Suicide bomber kills 45 in Iraqi city of Hilla

By Reuters | Sun, 9 Mar 2014 13:58 PM

* Rescue teams still collecting body parts

* City official says al Qaeda stands behind attack 

By Ali al-Rubaie

HILLA, Iraq, March 9 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber driving a minibus packed with explosives killed at least 45 people and wounded 157 on Sunday in the southern Iraqi city of Hilla, police and medical sources said.

The attacker approached a main checkpoint at a northern ...

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