Suicide bomber kills 22 in Iraq election attack




 
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Suicide bomber kills 22 in Iraq election attack
 
April 6th, 2013  
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Suicide bomber kills 22 in Iraq election attack
BAQUBA, Iraq (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 22 people and wounded 60 in a crowded election campaign tent in the Iraqi city of Baquba on Saturday, police and medics said. A decade after the U.S.-led invasion, Iraq is still struggling with political instability and violence that in recent weeks has killed at least 10 candidates who had planned to run in forthcoming local elections. The vote is due to be held across the country later in April, but has already been delayed in two Sunni Muslim-majority governorates due to security concerns. ...

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