10 dead in Iraq attacks

Published December 7th, 2009 - 12:25 GMT

A bomb went off at a school in Baghdad's Shiite district of Sadr City, killing five people, including four students, Iraqi officials said. According to the AP, the blast took place at about 1 p.m.. It also wounded at least 34 people, said an Iraqi police official. A Ministry of Interior official confirmed the casualties.

 

Also Monday, gunmen stormed a checkpoint north of Baghdad, killing five members of a Sunni anti-al-Qaeda group, according to a police official.

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