Car bomb kills nine civilians in Baghdad

December 25, 2006 15:30

A car bomb exploded beside an open-air market in Baghdad on Monday, killing nine civilians and injuring 11 others, police said. The explosion happened in Jadida, a mostly Shi'ite district in the eastern part of the Iraqi capital, police said. The targeted area often attracts crowds of shoppers, as well as laborers looking for work.

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