Local residents survey damaged houses following an overnight car bomb attack in Kirkuk, 180 miles (290 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Dec. 17, 2012. On Sunday series of blasts struck ... more 
Local residents survey damaged houses following an overnight car bomb attack in Kirkuk, 180 miles (290 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Dec. 17, 2012. On Sunday series of blasts struck Shiite Muslim targets in the disputed northern city of Kirkuk, home to a mix of Arabs, Kurds and Turkomen, each of the ethnic groups has competing claims to the oil-rich area, the Kurds want to incorporate it into their self-ruled region in Iraq's north, but Arabs and Turkomen are opposed, killing and wounding scores of people, police said. (AP Photo/ Emad Matti) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Emad Matti
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 8:59 AM EST