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a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device

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Earlier today, Talafar's mayor said that two civilians were wounded in a suicide car bombing that occurred in a residential neighborhood in western the suburb.
Another car bombing at a market on the outskirts of the southern port city of Basra killed three people and wounded 15 others, officials said.
The US embassy here also condemned the car bombing incident in a statement it issued, urging Lebanese authorities to conduct a thorough investigation of it.
Elsewhere in the capital, two civilians were killed and 12 injured in a car bombing in the Amiriyah neighborhood, and three people were killed and 13 injured in another car bomb attack in the Hurriyah neighborhood.
Summary: Car bombing attacks in Baghdad and northern Iraq killed at least 45 people on Monday, police sources said.
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BAGHDAD, Aswat al-Iraq: The toll from Baghdad car bombing on Sunday rose to 12 deaths and 35 injuries, a police source said.
The deadliest attack took place in the city of Hillah when three separate car bombing struck two outdoor markets and a line of shops, killing nine people and wounding 21, police said.
The car bombing resulted in killing a civilian and injuring another," security sources said.
Security officials said a spate of other attacks, including a suicide car bombing in the northern city of Mosul, killed at least five members of Iraq's security forces, a Shiite pilgrim and another civilian.
Hilla / NINA /--Three people killed and ten others wounded in a second car bombing that occurred Shomali county / 70 km south of Hilla capital of Babel province today.
In the city of Salah Eddin, 170 kilometres north of Baghdad, seven people were injured in a car bombing that targeted a building, local media reports quoted police as saying.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi officials said car bombings in and near Baghdad have killed at least 10 people.
BAGHDAD (TAP) - A series of car bombings across Iraq Monday killed at least 57 people and wounded dozens.
BAGHDAD, Rabi'II 3, 1435, Feb 3, 2014, SPA -- Car bombings in and near Baghdad have killed at least 10 people, AP quoted Iraqi officials as saying.