Car bombs across Shiite Iraq kill 36, wound 97

Posted: February 9, 2013 at 5:24 a.m.

An Iraqi boy stands near a destroyed car Friday at the scene of a car-bomb attack in Baghdad’s northern Kazimyah neighborhood.

Car bombs struck two outdoor markets and a group of taxi vans in Shiite areas across Iraq on Friday, killing at least 36 people and wounding nearly 100 in the bloodiest day in more than two months, as minority Sunnis staged large anti-government protests.

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