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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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Deir Ezzor [Syria] November 18 ( ANI ): At least 20 displaced people were killed and 30 others were injured in a car bomb attack carried out by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Friday in eastern Syria's Deir Ezzor province.
On May 11th, a ISIL car bomb in the Baghdad's Shia-majority Sadr City killed over 50 people a marketplace.
At least 19 people were killed and 43 wounded when a car bomb exploded near a market there on Tuesday, a police colonel and hospital sources said.
BAGHDAD (TAP) - Several car bombs ripped through four Shiite neighborhoods in Baghdad on Saturday, killing 27 people and wounding dozens, police and medics said.
A source in Homs province told SANA reporter that terrorists detonated a car bomb parked in Wadi al-Zahab neighborhood.
A short while later, a car bomb exploded in a commercial street in Baghdad's eastern district of Jamila, killing three people and wounding 10.
Later, a car bomb exploded on a commercial street in Jamila, killing three people and wounding 10, according to AP.
According to AP, police officials said a car bomb went off at night in a commercial street in al-Ameen district in southeastern Baghdad, killing four people and wounding 13.
A car bomb ripped through a parking lot near the compound of Baghdad courts in Hurriyah district in northern the capital, killing up to three people and wounding 12 others, while a fourth car bomb struck Baiy district in southern Baghdad and killed a civilian and wounded eight, the source added.
In the deadliest of the blasts across Baghdad, police said one car bomb struck near a bus station in the northern Shiite neighbourhood of Khazimiyah, killing eight people and wounding 18 there.
At least 33 people have been killed in a spate of car bomb attacks in Iraq's capital Baghdad, authorities said.
Police said a car bomb exploded near an outdoor market in the Baghdad's southeastern suburbs of Jisr Diyala shortly before sunset, killing seven people and wounding 20.
The blasts began when a parked car bomb went off early morning in the industrial area of the city of Kut, killing three people and wounding 14 others.
A security source said that a car bomb exploded this morning in the entrance of the industrial district in Kut, while the second car exploded at the time of the first one in Azizia market for live modern 95 km north of Kut.
ANBAR / Aswat al-Iraq: A car bomb went off as a bomber was trying to cross Wadi Houran region, west of Anbar, killing him instantly, a police source said.