118 killed, 197 injured in Baghdad blasts

Dec. 08, 2009 – Press TV

At least 118 people have been killed and 197 others sustained injuries as multiple bomb-rigged cars exploded in quick succession ripped through Iraqi capital of Baghdad.

Three bomb-rigged cars exploded in quick succession on Tuesday, striking the Labor Ministry, a court complex and the new site of Iraq’s Finance Ministry whose previous building was destroyed in an August blast.

The first explosion in central Baghdad was heard at 10.25 a.m. (0725 GMT) with a second blast within seconds, and a third one minute later.

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One Comment on “118 killed, 197 injured in Baghdad blasts”

  1. Esta já não é a guerra do santinho do mundo, o presidente Báráque.

    Gostei que ele não tivesse assinado o acordo para abolir as minas pessoais, mandasse mais Predators para o Paquistão / Afeganistão, autorizasse a extracção de petróleo no Alasca, e estou muito curioso por ler as conclusões desta cimeira sobre o mercado de carbono.


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