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Twin bombing in Iraqi city of Baquba kills 20

People gather at the site of a car bomb attack in the town of Tuz Khurmato, north of the capital Baghdad, June 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ako Rasheed

BAGHDAD: At least 20 people were killed when two bombs exploded at a cemetery in the Iraqi city of Baquba, where mourners were burying a university professor shot dead the previous day, police and medics said.

Baquba is about 50 km (30 miles) northeast of Baghdad.

 

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