Blast in Iraqi city claims lives

Two policemen and one civilian killed in Ramadi's second bomb attack in a week.

    The bomb exploded near government offices in Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province

    Monday's attack comes a week after six people were killed in a suicide car bombing near a mosque in Ramadi.

    Violence across the country increased in the run-up to the US military withdrawal, with 437 Iraqis killed in June - the highest death toll in 11 months.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera and agencies


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