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'92 dead' after Iraq funeral blast

Two suicide bombers hit a cluster of funeral tents packed with mourning families in a Shiite neighbourhood in Baghdad, the deadliest in a string of attacks around Iraq that killed at least 92 people today, the Associated Press reported.

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Towering plume of smoke after Baghdad bombings

Civilian pickup trucks loaded with casualties and ambulances with sirens blaring were seen racing from the scene after two suicide bombers, one in an explosives-laden car and the other on foot, hit a funeral procession in Baghdad that killed at least 92 people today.

The explosions set the tents and several nearby cars on fire, sending a towering plume of thick black smoke over the city.

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