World News 26/9/2013

Updated 11:30 GMT

IRAQ: A number of bombs have detonated in a town outside Baghdad today killing at least 20 people today. Reports are varying between news agencies but at least 3 bombs  were detonated near markets in the town of Sabaa al-Bour 30km north of the capital. 

Al Jazeera claims that “Four bombs in the Saba al-Bur area north of Baghdad killed at least 15 people, while another bomb blast in a market in the Dura area of south Baghdad”. 

AP and Reuters say there were only three bombs but disagree on whether the neighbourhoods were majority Shia or Sunni.


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