Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 27 November 2014

Five dead, 23 injured in car bomb at busy Iraq market

A car bomb has killed five people and wounded 23 at a busy Sunday market in Iraq.

It happened in Haswa, south of Baghdad.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's made an urgent plea for unity in his government.

He wants rival factions to end the disputes fuelling the latest wave of violence.

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