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16 killed in new series of Iraq attacks

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Bombings and shootings in Iraq on Tuesday killed 16 people, many of them security forces members, officials said, the latest in a wave of violence that authorities are struggling to contain.

The violence, which also wounded 37 people, included a bombing on a bus in a Shiite area of Baghdad, a day after a wave of bombings in the capital killed more than 50 people.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130528/16-killed-new-series-iraq-attacks