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String of attacks hit Baghdad, 19 people killed, injured

Baghdad sees sporadic attacks, resulted in killing, injuring 19 people
Four civilians were killed while 15 others injured in sporadic attacks that hit several areas in Baghdad, police officer Nazhan Al-Khadr said Wednesday.

He added that one of those civilians was killed and eight injured in a blast, targeting stores in Sabaa Al Bour city in northern Baghdad.

Unknown gunmen killed another civilian in Sha'ab neighborhood in northern Baghdad.

An explosive device went off, killing a third civilian and injuring three others near a popular marketplace in Nahrawan area southeast of Baghdad, Khadr confirmed, adding that the blast resulted in destroying many shops.

The fourth civilian was killed while four others injured in Abu Ghraib city in western Baghdad.

ISIS terrorists have escalated their attacks in Baghdad during the beginning of this year. They attacked the governorate by booby-trapped cars, explosive devices, killing and injuring dozens of innocent civilians.

Last Modified: Wednesday، 27 September 2017 10:58 AM