This footage filmed in Taji and Sadr City shows the aftermath of bomb attacks that place earlier today.
In Taji, a town 20 km (12 miles) north of the capital Baghdad, twin car bombs exploded in rapid succession and a suicide bomber himself up, Reuters reports.
Two car bombs also struck near a government building in Sadr City, a Shi'ite neighbourhood in Baghdad.
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