At least 73 killed, 148 wounded in wave of attacks in Iraq – Xinhua | English.news.cn

BAGHDAD, May 17 (Xinhua) — A wave of bombing attacks struck war-torn Iraq on Friday, leaving at least 73 people dead and 148 others wounded, police and officials said.

At least 41 people were killed and 56 others injured in two blasts, which hit almost simultaneously in Baquba, capital of eastern Iraq’s Diyala province, after the Friday prayer, the city’ s mayor Abdullah Hayali told Xinhua.

via At least 73 killed, 148 wounded in wave of attacks in Iraq – Xinhua | English.news.cn.

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