Scores dead in Iraq bomb attacks

Associated Press
Iraqi security forces and people, seen through smashed glass of a damaged vehicle, gather at the scene of a bomb attack in Sadr City eastern of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. Wave of explosions struck two Shiite neighborhoods on Thursday, killing and injuring dozens of Iraqis, police said, and intensifying fears that insurgents are stepping up attacks after the U.S. troop withdrawal that was completed last month. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)

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A wave of bombings targeting Shiites in Iraq killed 57 people on Jan. 5, deepening sectarian tensions that exploded just as soon as the last American troops left the country in mid-December.

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