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Wave of car bombs kills at least 55 in Baghdad

Attacks follow Sunday blasts that left 46 dead

BAGHDAD — Another wave of bombings tore through Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 55 people. It was the latest of a series of well-coordinated attacks blamed on hard-line Sunni insurgents determined to rekindle large-scale sectarian conflict.

Most of the blasts on Monday were caused by car bombs detonated in Shi’ite neighborhoods.

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