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Suicide truck bomber kills up to 40 in Baghdad

A suicide bomber in a flatbed truck laden with 500 lbs (220 kg) of explosives killed up to 40 people outside a Baghdad police station on Sunday, the U.S. military said, citing Iraqi police reports. But Iraqi police and interior ministry sources told Reuters 22 people had been killed and 25 wounded. The bloodshed came amid growing tensions over a committee drafting a constitution that is seen as a vital mechanism for drawing Arab Sunnis, who form the bulk of the Iraqi insurgency, into a peaceful political process. Full Story

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