9 people killed, wounded in bomb blast in Taji District in northern Baghdad

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An explosion of an IED. Archival photo.

( Baghdad – A source in the Ministry of Interior announced on Sunday, that nine people had been either killed or wounded in the explosion of an explosive device in northern Baghdad.

The source said in a statement followed by, “A bomb exploded, this morning, in Hamamiyat area in Taji District in northern Baghdad, killing two people and wounding seven others.”

The source, who asked anonymity, added, “Ambulances rushed to the area and transferred the wounded to a nearby hospital for treatment and the dead bodies to the forensic medicine department, while the security force cordoned off the area of the incident and barred approaching it.”

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