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Iraq's al Qaeda wing claims Baghdad blasts

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and...more

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili
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Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's Husseiniya district February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Hadeer Abbass

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's Husseiniya district February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and...more

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Baghdad's Husseiniya district February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Hadeer Abbass
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Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and...more

Residents gather at the site of a car bomb explosion in Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad February 17, 2013. A series of car bombs exploded in mainly Shi'ite neighbourhoods across the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 20 people and wounding dozens, police and hospital sources said. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili
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