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Last Updated: Thursday, 7 August, 2003, 12:28 GMT 13:28 UK
In pictures: Jordan embassy blast
Burned out cars
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Burned out vehicles scattered the area where the blast from the massive car bomb hit
Baghdad residents at scene of embassy blast
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People raced to help those who were injured, but at least eight people died
Baghdad embassy blast scene
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A crowd quickly gathered around the scene of the devastation
US soldier pushing back crowd
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US soldiers moved them back from the vicinity
US soldiers in front of embassy
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The coalition troops sealed off the area completely...
US soldier collect evidence at blast scene
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...while others began the task of collecting evidence among the debris
Iraqi anti-Jordan protesters
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Despite the tragic loss of life some of the crowd seemed to support the attack - burning a Jordanian flag...
Iraqis removing seal from Jordanian embassy
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... and trying to remove the Jordanian seal from the embassy building

The BBC's Andrew Burroughs
"Many Iraqis are angry that they are banned from seeking work in Jordan"

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