Eight Wounded in Kirkuk Attack

At least eight people are wounded in a bomb attack near a police station in Kirkuk. A number of Iraqi police vehicles were hit in the attack. Last month at least 1,000 people, mainly civilians, were killed as Sunni militants swept through northern and western Iraq. Mass killings have become a regular occurrence in Iraq for the first time since the worst days of sectarian and ethnic cleansing in 2006-2007.

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