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Suicide Bomber Strikes Near Baghdad Hotel

A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives-laden BMW in the center of the capital Thursday, targeting a passing convoy of private American security agents — the second attack in a week near the heavily fortified Sadir Hotel. An Iraqi police official said one passer-by was injured but no one in the convoy was hurt in the explosion, which sent a huge plume of smoke into the sky in Baghdad’s busy Karradah neighborhood, a main shopping and commercial district.Full Story

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