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Video shows massive explosion after IS attack near Baghdad

Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 00:32

Dramatic cell phone video captures a huge explosion at a cooking gas factory north of Baghdad where Islamic State staged an attack, killing at least 11 people and wounding at least 21 others. Diane Hodges reports.

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The powerful blast sent flames and black smoke rising over the outskirts of Baghdad. That's where at least half a dozen Islamic State fighters launched attacks on a cooking gas factory -- setting off gas storage units, and battling with police and army units for an hour. When government forces got the situation under control, at least 11 people were dead and another 21 people wounded. It's the latest in a series of bombings during the past days that have killed some 100 people.

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Video shows massive explosion after IS attack near Baghdad

Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 00:32