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Video: Baghdad hit by car bombings
Blasts in the Iraqi capital kill more than 130 people and wound hundreds more.
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2009 14:45 GMT

Two car bombings in Baghdad, one of them caught on film, have killed over 130 people and left many hundreds more wounded.

The blasts, which went off less than a minute apart, targeted the justice ministry and the Baghdad provincial council.

Al Jazeera's Owen Fay reports on what is the bloodiest attack in the Iraqi capital for months.

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