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In pictures: Kurds attacked
The headquarters the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) sits at the edge of the city of Irbil, Iraq
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The headquarters of two Kurdish political parties were attacked by simultaneous suicide bombings on Sunday
A stretcher is carried following a double suicide bombing targeting Iraqi Kurds
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Emergency teams raced to help survivors
A body lying on the floor after a double suicide bombing targeting Iraqi Kurds
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Morgues were so full that bodies were left lying on the floor covered by blankets
A wounded man is attended to by medics following the double bombing
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As many as 200 people were wounded in the two blasts.
A Kurdish family waits to hear news about relatives who may have been killed in two suicide bombings
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Families waited to hear if their relatives had been injured or killed...
A Kurdish woman reacts while being escorted to a car outside a hospital after hearing news of the death of a relative
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... and for many, the news was bad





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