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Child Among Three Killed In Baghdad Blast

Web Desk (August 14, 2018): Three people were killed Tuesday in an explosion at a market in Baghdad, including a woman and child according to a security source.

The blast struck in the Shiite bastion of Sadr City, a sprawling district where authorities regularly carry out raids close to the busy market to seize illegal weapons.“Three people were killed and four others injured in an explosion in a covered market near the Mreydi souk in Sadr City,” Baghdad’s military operations command said in a statement.

A source from the security services said that a woman and a child were among those killed.

Authorities did not detail the cause of the blast and said an investigation would be launched.

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