At least nine killed in Baghdad attack on Shi'ite pilgrims
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least nine people were killed when a bomb targeting Shi'ite pilgrims exploded at a police checkpoint in Baghdad on Wednesday, police and hospital sources said.
The pilgrims were gathering in the Iraqi capital to mark the anniversary of the death of Shi'ite imam Moussa al-Kadhim, a great-grandson of Prophet Mohammad.
(Reporting by Kareem Raheem; writing by Patrick Markey)
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