A Series of Bomb Blasts Rocks Iraq

Bombings in Iraq
Ako Rasheed / Reuters

Kirkuk, Aug. 15, 2011
Iraqi policemen inspect the site of a bomb attack in central Kirkuk, 155 miles (250 km) north of Baghdad, on Aug. 15, 2011. It was one in a series of blasts to hit the country in one day.

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