BAGHDAD, Jan 5 (KUNA) -- Three persons were killed and 23 others injured in
explosions in the city of Hilla, southern Baghdad, on Saturday, a security
A booby-trapped car that was parking in front of an Iraqi army checkpoint
western Hilla was detonated killing three peole and wounding 18 others, the
source in the province of Babylon told KUNA.
Ten minutes later, three explosive devices were tossed at the same scene
injuring five Iraqis including three policemen, added the source.
The police cordoned off the area and ambulances rushed to take the dead
bodies and wounded. Police are investigating the attacks. (end)
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