Aftermath of blast in Sadr City
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Iraq attacks: Deadly blasts hit Baghdad

A series of car bomb blasts in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, has killed at least 36 people and injured more than 100, officials say.

Police say the blasts targeted markets and car parks in mainly Shia Muslim districts of the city.

The BBC's Rafid Jabboori in Baghdad said there had been a recent upsurge in sectarian violence.

  • 30 Sep 2013