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Attacks kill at least 21 in Iraqi Shiite areas

Insurgents attacked three apparent Shiite Muslim targets in central Iraq on Friday, killing at least 21 people, police said. In the latest attack, a suicide car bomb detonated near a Shiite mosque during daily prayers northeast of Baghdad, killing at least 12 people and wounding 23 others, Iraqi police said. The mosque bombing — in the town of Balad Ruz in Diyala province — killed four Iraqi national guardsmen and eight civilians. Most of the wounded also were civilians, police said.Full Story

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