At least seven killed in Iraq attack
A suicide car bomber exploded in a checkpoint in western Iraq on Monday, killing seven people and injuring 16, police and hospital officials said.
According to the AP, the car went off as vehicles were waiting to be inspected before crossing a bridge near the provincial capital of Ramadi, a police officer said. The dead included three policemen; the others were civilians, he added. The 16 wounded included 13 civilians.