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Two multiple rocket launchers found near Italy's Baghdad embassy

Two makeshift launchers with a total of 52 rockets in their tubes were found near the Italian embassy in Baghdad shortly after morning rocket attacks on Iraq’s oil ministry and main media hotels. The first launcher was found less than 300 metres (yards) away, the second some 600 metres (yards) away near a girls’ school, AFP correspondents saw Friday. They were attached to timers but had yet to fire. Both were concealed in donkey carts, just like the rocket launchers used for attacks on the heavily-guarded Palestine and Sheraton Hotels, and oil ministry complex. Full Story

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