Shi’ite Neighborhoods Rocked in Baghdad; 106 Killed in Iraq

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Shi’ite Neighborhoods Rocked in Baghdad; 106 Killed in Iraq

According to the United Nations, Iraq authorities plan
to allow Fallujah residents to return to their homes in August.

At least 106 were killed and 64 were wounded:

In Baghdad, a pair of blasts in a Karrada
shopping district in the evening left 23 dead and
45 wounded
. Five people
were killed and 16 were wounded
by a bomb that exploded in Shabb
shortly after the Karrada bombings. A government employee
was shot dead
. A suicide
bomber
was killed.

A sniper killed
a commander
in Khalidiya. Strikes killed
ten militants
. Security forces killed
14 militants
.

A civilian
was shot dead
in Barwana.

In Mosul, strikes killed
28 militants
.

Peshmerga forces killed 20 militants
during a failed attack on them in Tel Skuf.

Security forces killed
a senior militant
in Waqaf.

In Makhoul, a suicide
bomber
was killed.

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