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Car bomb targets newspaper office

Two people died and as many as 30 were injured when a car bomb exploded outside the offices of state-run newspaper Al Sabah in Baghdad on Sunday morning.

  • Agencies
  • Published: 00:00 August 27, 2006
  • Gulf News

Two people died and as many as 30 were injured when a car bomb exploded outside the offices of state-run newspaper Al Sabah in Baghdad on Sunday morning.

More than twenty cars were destroyed when the bomb detonated in a car park near the building which is located in the Waziriya district of the capital.

Al Sabah, or "The Morning," newspaper is part of the government-run Iraqi Media Net group, which includes Iraqiya Television channel.

No other details were immediately available


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