Two bombs kill at least 16 in Baghdad: police

Reuters News
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Posted: Oct 13, 2011 3:04 PM

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two bomb blasts killed at least 16 people in Baghdad on Thursday in the latest large attack to hit the Iraqi capital in less than a week, hospital and police sources said.

A roadside bomb exploded near a coffee shop in the Shi'ite district of Sadr City followed by a car bomb that detonated nearby, the sources said.

(Writing by Patrick Markey)