Bombings kill 13 in Shiite areas of Baghdad

Iraqi men look at the damage following a bomb explosion in Baghdad's northern Shiite district of Sadr City on August 13, 2015Bombs exploded in two Shiite-majority areas of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 13 people, security and medical officials said. The Islamic State jihadist group, which overran swathes of Iraq in June last year, claimed responsibility for the Ameen car bombing in a statement posted online.

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