The site of a bombing in a Christian section of Baghdad, Iraq
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Christian areas in Baghdad in Iraq hit by bombs

Iraqi authorities say 35 people have been killed and more than 50 injured in two bomb attacks in Christian areas of Baghdad.

The first bomb went off in a crowded outdoor market in the Christian district of Dora.

Minutes later a bomb in a parked car exploded outside a nearby church as worshippers were leaving Christmas Mass.

BBC Arabic's Rafid Jabboori reports.

  • 25 Dec 2013
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