Bombers Strike Again South of Baghdad

Wednesday: 8 Iraqis Killed, 30 Wounded

by , August 09, 2012

Bombers struck again south of Baghdad and in the capital itself. Overall, at least seven people were killed and 30 were wounded.

Two people were killed and 19 more were wounded in a blast at a market in Wehda.

In Baghdad, a bomb killed two people and wounded nine more in Shurta. An attack on the Suleikh home of a Sahwa member left one bodyguard dead.

A blast in Garma killed one civilian and wounded another.

One person was killed in a blast at a mosque in Abu Ghraib.

A policeman was wounded in a blast near his home in Iskandariya. The bomb damaged homes and his car.

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