Baghdad bomb blasts kill dozens

Three separate bomb attacks leave 27 people dead and at least 48 people wounded.

    Four people were killed and 20 wounded when a motorcycle blew up in a busy market [AFP]

    Earlier three people were killed and 10 wounded by a roadside bomb in Baya'a in western Baghdad.

    A another car bomb also hit the Mureidi market on Thursday afternoon in Sadr City, a Shia stronghold in northeast Baghdad.

    There was no immediate information on casualties.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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