Skip to comments.Baghdad Suicide Blasts Target Embassies; 35 Dead
Posted on 04/04/2010 7:43:26 AM PDT by edpc
BAGHDAD Suicide attackers detonated three car bombs near embassies in Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 35 people and wounding more than 200 in back-to-back attacks, authorities said.
The bombings came two days after a chilling execution-style attack by gunmen who raided homes south of Baghdad, killing 24 people, many of them believed to be anti-al-Qaida fighters. The rise in bloodshed after a relative lull deepened fears that insurgents will seize on the political turmoil after last month's indecisive parliamentary elections to sow further instability.
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Good call, Newsweek.
My brother arrived days after the election, he said it was very quiet but expected was that things were going to get ugly...
Where are you? Here or there?
-Barack Hussein Obama
I am sick and tired of AP stories on Iraq. AP can never just report the news. They always have to tell us what the news means, as if we are too stupid to decide for ourselves.
Here, but preparing to head back there in the next month, after doing CRC, etc.
There will be some trouble there for a bit, because the free Iraqis elected a secular Prime Minister last month and the evil ones are not happy about that.
Ok- was worried. It’s going to be an interesting change with the new PM. Thanks for letting me know you’re safe.
There will be even more trouble when the troops leave. The infidel does not get to dictate to Muslims what Islam is. The infidel does not get to erase the Sunni vs. Shiite feud.