Morning Brief: Suicide bombers shatter calm in Iraq
Top Story ALI YUSSEF/AFP/Getty Images In a grim reminder that Iraq remains perilous, at least 50 people were killed and nearly 250 wounded in suicide attacks in Baghdad and Kirkuk. In Baghdad, three attacks carried out by female suicide bombers targeted Shiite pilgrims. In Kirkuk, bombs appeared aimed at Kurds protesting a provincial elections law. ...
In a grim reminder that Iraq remains perilous, at least 50 people were killed and nearly 250 wounded in suicide attacks in Baghdad and Kirkuk. In Baghdad, three attacks carried out by female suicide bombers targeted Shiite pilgrims. In Kirkuk, bombs appeared aimed at Kurds protesting a provincial elections law.
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