Attacks in Iraq kill over 40, sectarian tensions high
BAGHDAD, Iraq - A series of bomb and gun attacks across Iraq killed more than 40 people on Tuesday, a day after over 70 died in violence targeting majority Shi'ites that has stoked fears of all-out sectarian war with minority Sunnis.
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Iraq car bombings leave dozens dead
The continuing violence fuels fears that Iraq is sliding back into chaos and on the verge of splintering. BAGHDAD — Car bombs around Iraq killed at least 65 people Monday amid the worst wave of violence in the country since U.S. troops withdrew a year and a half ago.
Bombings Heighten Fears in Iraq
A wave of car bombings across Baghdad's Shiite neighborhoods and in the southern city of Basra killed at least 40 people, striking at market places and crowded bus stops during the busy morning hours, officials said.
Wave of Bombings Kills Scores in Iraq
A series of car bombs in Baghdad and Basra deepened worries that Iraq is spiraling toward levels of violence not seen since 2006.
Car bombs target Iraqi Shi'ites, killing at least 43
BAGHDAD - At least 43 people were killed in car bomb explosions targeting Shi'ite Muslims in the Iraqi capital and the southern oil hub of Basra on Monday, police and medics said.
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