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22 killed in bomb blasts in Iraq

BAGHDAD: At least 22 people were killed as a series of bomb explosions occurred across Iraq on Friday amid increasing terrorist attacks in the war-torn country.

A suicide bomber attacked a funeral in Dujail, killing four, and two explosions at a neighborhood football stadium left five players dead in Madaen, 30 miles southeast of Baghdad.

A senior police officer’s car exploded in Ramandi and, when a crowd gathered to examine the wreckage, a second blast detonated, killing 10 others.

This is just the latest tragedy in escalating levels of violence since the beginning of the year.

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Over 1,000 people in Iraq were killed in May alone, the most violent month since 2006-2007.

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Asad Haroon
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