Report: Two blasts kill at least 16 in Iraqi city

ByREUTERS
September 9, 2012 13:27




BAGHDAD - Two car bombs exploded near the Iraqi city of Amara on Sunday, killing at least 16 people, police and hospital sources said, as a wave of attacks killed nearly 60 across the country.

Sunni insurgents and al-Qaida have launched a series of major attacks this year in an attempt to stoke the kind of political and sectarian tensions that drove the country near to civil war in 2006-2007.

Related Content
Breaking news
September 20, 2017
Police arrest two more men over London train bomb attack

By REUTERS