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Richmond Times-Dispatch

Wire Reports
November 3, 2010

Bombings and mortar strikes killed 76 people and wounded more than 200 others across Baghdad yesterday.

The blasts in at least 13 neighborhoods clearly were designed to hit civilians at restaurants and cafes where many Iraqis were gathered to enjoy the warm evening. The sophistication and the targets — Shiites — suggested that al-Qaida-linked Sunni militants were responsible.

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Press TV
November 1, 2010

A new spate of violence in Iraq has caused the death of eight people and wounded more than a dozen others as the country experiences a bloody hostage-taking crisis.

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By JANE ARRAF AND SAHAR ISSA
November 1, 2010
The Christian Science Monitor/McClatchy Newspapers

Iraq’s Christian community was in shock Monday after Islamist militants in suicide vests besieged a church during Sunday Mass and then fought Iraqi commandos in a melee that left at least 58 people dead.

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Source: Alsumaria Iraqi Satellite TV Network
Saturday, October 30, 2010 12:10 GMT

Two Iraqi civilians were wounded on Friday night in a bomb explosion near an alcoholic store in New Baghdad District, southeastern Baghdad, a police source told Alsumaria News.
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Associated Press
guardian.co.uk,    Thursday 8 July 2010 08.46 BST

At least 12 people were killed by bombs this morning in Baghdad, a day after 50 were killed by militants in the Iraqi capital.
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Associated Press

By BARBARA SURK

BAGHDAD — Militants struck across the Iraqi capital Wednesday, killing more than 50 people, including 32 in a suicide bombing that targeted pilgrims commemorating a revered Shiite saint, Iraqi police said. (more…)

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By TIMOTHY WILLIAMS and DURAID ADNAN

NYT

June 24, 2010

BAGHDAD — Nine Iraqi police officers were killed during a series of attacks in Mosul and Baghdad late Wednesday and Thursday as the country’s political stalemate dragged on. (more…)

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