Iraq: Al Qaeda claims responsibility for attacks

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March 21, 2012
Daily Star [Lebanon]    
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"Al-Qaeda’s front group in Iraq claimed responsibility Wednesday for a wave of attacks that killed 46 people across the country this week. ... The attacks Tuesday struck Shiite pilgrims in the holy city of Karbala, set cars on fire near a police headquarters in Kirkuk and targeted security forces and government officials in Baghdad. In all, insurgents struck eight cities in just under six hours, killing 46 people and wounding 200." (03/22/12)  

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