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Baghdad Bombed – We Were Told This Would Happen

And it did.

(CBS/AP) Updated at 1:57 p.m. ET

BAGHDAD – A wave of 16 bombings ripped across Baghdad Thursday, killing at least 69 people in the worst violence in Iraq for months. The apparently coordinated attacks struck days after the last American forces left the country and in the midst of a major government crisis between Shiite and Sunni politicians that has sent sectarian tensions soaring.

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