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  • Associated Press
A young man helps a woman near the scene of a car bomb that went off Sunday morning in the town of Taji, about 12 miles north of Baghdad. The rapid-fire explosions while Iraqis were going to work killed and wounded scores of people, police said.

    Coordinated bomb attacks rock Iraq

    Bombs striking Shiite neighborhoods, security forces and other targets across Iraq killed dozens Sunday in the latest instance of coordinated violence to take a sectarian bent and undermine confidence in the beleaguered government, officials said.

  • Officials: 7 Iraqi police killed in attacks

    Two bombings and a drive-by shooting Sunday killed seven Iraqi police in a former al Qaeda stronghold in the western part of the country, authorities said, another sign of the militants' resurgence.

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