Baghdad: At least 18 killed in suicide bombing

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April 18, 2007 14:37

 
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A suicide car bomb exploded in Baghdad's Sadr City neighborhood Wednesday, killing at least 18 and wounding at least 37 others, police said. The bomber crashed into an Iraqi police checkpoint at an entrance to the neighborhood, which is the Iraqi capital's largest Shi'ite slum. Sadr City is home to about 2.5 million people.

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