Bomb blast kills 10, wounds 25 in Iraqi town
ReutersBAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded in a street market in the Iraqi town of Khalis on Thursday, killing 10 people and wounding 25, police and hospital officials said. Authorities immediately imposed a curfew in Khalis, about 80 km (50 miles) north of Baghdad. "According to the witnesses, there was a parked civilian car bomb in the street market and it blew up and led to the deaths of 10 people," said Major Ali al-Temimi of the Khalis police. The blast underscored Iraq's fragile security as the remaining 13,000 U.S. troops pull out in the next few weeks, nearly nine years after the invasion that ousted Saddam Hussein. Read on...
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"Bomb blast kills 10, wounds 25 in Iraqi town", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), janvier 2011. Consulté le 29/11/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/bomb-blast-kills-10-wounds-25-in-iraqi-town