Car bomb blast in Habibiya near Baghdad leaves 25 casualties

Car bomb blast in Habibiya near Baghdad leaves 25 casualties
The aftermath of the explosion that hit Habibiyah area, in eastern Baghdad.

Baghdad ( A car bomb blast hit Habibiya area in eastern Baghdad, killing and wounding 25 persons, Baghdad Operations Command said on Wednesday.

Earlier today, a booby-trapped vehicle, parked in Wahran area near Habibiya area in eastern Baghdad exploded, killing two persons and wounding five others.”

“The casualties of the bombing that hit Habibiya area earlier today increased to five killed and 20 wounded,” Spokesman for Baghdad Operations Command said.

Today, a series of explosions hit different areas of the capital, Baghdad, where an IED exploded near a grocery in Radwaniya, southwest of the capital, killing two and wounding six others, while another explosive device hit a passing police patrol in al-Daura, south of Baghdad, wounding four personnel.

A third blast hit a fish market in al-Yusufiyah area in southern, wounding four persons.

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