Iraqi officials: 22 killed in Baghdad suicide bomb

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April 23, 2009 14:24

 
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Iraqi officials say at least 22 people have been killed in a suicide bombing that struck civilians collecting humanitarian aid in Baghdad. Police and hospital officials say Thursday's attack occurred near Tahariyat Square in the central neighborhood of Karradah. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to release the information, say women and children were among the dead. An official at the Interior Ministry says 22 people have been killed and 52 wounded.

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