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Car bomb blast kills at least 23 in south Baghdad - police and medical sources | Reuters

 Car bomb blast kills at least 23 in south Baghdad - police and medical sources
| Reuters

BAGHDAD A car bomb blast killed at least 23 people and wounded more than 45 others in a mainly Shi'ite district in southern Baghdad on Monday, police and medical sources said.

The explosion occurred on a busy commercial street in the Amil neighbourhood, the sources said.

(Reporting by Ahmed Rasheed, Writing by John Davison in Erbil; Editing by Angus MacSwan)

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Updated Date: Mar 20, 2017 23:31:16 IST