11 killed in Baghdad suicide attacks

Baghdad, June 9 (IANS) At least 11 persons were killed and 40 others wounded on Thursday in two suicide bomb attacks in Iraq’s capital Baghdad, police said.

In one attack, a suicide bomber detonated his car bomb amid a big crowd near a cinema building in al-Jadida district, killing at least seven persons and injuring 30 others, Xinhua news agency reported.

The other attack occurred when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest at the entrance of a military base in Taji area, killing four soldiers and wounding 10 others, police added.

–IANS

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