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Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraq's southern Basra province
May 19, 2017 / 7:58 PM / 4 months ago

Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraq's southern Basra province

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing on a highway near oilfields in Iraq’s southern Basra province on Friday.

Several people were killed in the attack, including civilians and members of the security forces.

Editing by Mark Heinrich

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