car bomb :
- n a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device
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- Car Bombs, Shooting in Iraq Kill At Least 30
Car bombs across southern Iraq and a shooting in the country's north have killed at least 30 people and wounded dozens more. The blasts Sunday targeted mainly Shi'ite areas south of Baghdad. Police say a car bomb attack in the Shi'ite holy city of Najaf killed at least seven people in an open market area. Twin bombings in the southern city of Basra killed six people, while other car bombs ...
June 16, 2013 - Voice of America
- Car bombs kill 13 in Shiite regions of Iraq
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) — Seven car bombs struck three Shiite-majority regions of southern and central Iraq on Sunday, officials said, killing at least 13 people in the latest apparent coordinated attack by insurgents aimed at destabilizing the country.
June 16, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- String of attacks kill at least 32, wound dozens in Iraq
Coordinated car bombs, as well as a shooting involving gunmen and police, killed at least 32 in Iraq and wounded dozens Sunday. The car bombs seemed to target Shiite-majority areas and bore the hallmark of al-Qaida.
June 16, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor