Violence claimed six lives today. Another three people were wounded.
An explosives expert and a policeman were wounded as the expert tried to defuse a bomb in Baquba.
Gunmen threw grenades at the Tuz Khormato home of the provincial council’s secretary general, but no casualties were reported.
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