Two car bombs kill at least 11 in mainly Shi'ite part of Baghdad

by Reuters
Monday, 25 August 2014 19:35 GMT

Boys look at the site of a car bomb attack in the Shi'ite holy city of Karbala, southwest of Baghdad, August 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

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BAGHDAD, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Two car bombs killed at least 11 people and wounded 25 in a mainly Shi'ite district of Baghdad, police and medical sources said on Monday.

One car bomb was detonated in a busy street and another at a restaurant in the Utaifiya district of west-central Baghdad, police said. (Reporting by Kareem Raheem; Writing by Babak Dehghanpisheh; Editing by Robin Pomeroy)

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