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Baghdad shaken by bombings

Series of attacks disrupts recent calm, kills at least 27

Posted: July 20, 2014 at 3:17 a.m.

Civilians inspect the site of a bomb attack in the Jihad neighborhood in Baghdad, Saturday, July 19, 2014. A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed and wounded dozens of people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

BAGHDAD -- A series of bombings, including three over a span of less than 10 minutes, killed at least 27 people across Baghdad on Saturday, shaking the fragile sense of security the capital has maintained despite the Sunni militant offensive raging across northern and western Iraq.

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