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Bombs kill 50, wound 144 across Iraq
| Mon Jul 23, 2012 4:47am EDT
| (Reporting by Kareem Raheem in Baghdad; Writing by Rania El Gamal in Dubai; Editing by Robin Pomeroy
Posted on 07/23/2012 4:23:41 AM PDT by Olog-hai
A string of bomb attacks across Iraq killed at least 50 people on Monday and wounded 144 more, police and hospital sources said, in one of the bloodiest days in the past weeks.
Violence in Iraq has eased since the height of sectarian slaughter in 2006-2007, but insurgents still carry out deadly attacks, especially around the capital, and deadly car bombs on Sunday shattered a lull in violence in the lead-up to the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which started on Saturday.
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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: deathcult; iran; iraq; islam; islamicsocialism; islamofascism; jihad; ramadan; religionofdeath; religionofpeace; religionofpieces; ummah
posted on 07/23/2012 4:23:50 AM PDT
Gee, I guess these practitioners of the "Religion of Pieces" (the same as their bros in Bulgaria who blew up that bus with innocent Jewish vacationers and some of Obama's newest "Buds"--the Tally-Ban--who blew up 5 Nato Troops in Afgan) didn't get the reminder that Ramadan is a time to "reconcile differences and seek peace."
Must have been an oversight from their local Mullah-Mullah Imam who forgot to remind them. I'm sure!
Ramurderdan festives started a bit early!
posted on 07/23/2012 6:35:29 AM PDT
I thought all the strife and bloodshed in Iraq ended, that is why we left. Supposedly all was well and the Iraqis would be living happily ever-after, or so said the chosen one..../s
posted on 07/23/2012 8:35:50 AM PDT
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