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URGENT ¥¥¥ Suicide bomber kills 7 at police HQ in Iraq's Tikrit

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A suicide bomber blew up a tanker truck at police headquarters in the Iraqi city of Tikrit on Monday, killing seven people and wounding 11, police and medics said.

Most of the casualties in the 8:40 am (0540 GMT) attack in the city, which was the hometown of executed dictator Saddam Hussein and remains a focus for insurgents, were police, the sources said.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130401/urgent-suicide-bomber-kills-7-at-police-hq-iraqs-tikrit