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Last Updated: Thursday, 14 April, 2005, 15:09 GMT 16:09 UK
In pictures: Explosions rock Iraq
Smoke rises over bombing scene
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Two cars driven by suspected suicide bombers blew up amid a convoy of police vehicles in Baghdad's Jadriya district.
Evacuating casualties in Baghdad
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The blasts killed at least 11 people and wounded many more.
US troops secure bomb site
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US soldiers went to secure the wreckage of vehicles caught up in the blast near an interior ministry office.
Wounded police
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Police rushed the injured to hospital...
Wounded policeman receiving aid
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... while US troops administered first aid to Iraqi policemen caught up in the blast.
Controlled explosion
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A third car carrying a bomb was discovered at the site and blown up from a safe distance by US troops.
Bodies at Yarmuk hospital
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It is not known exactly how many Iraqis have died since the US invasion and the outbreak of the insurgency.
Body of blast victim on ground
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But there is a resurgence after a period of relative calm following January's elections.
US troops in Baquba
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On Thursday, attacks were also reported in the town of Baquba. Here, US troops tend to injured colleagues.
Tikrit blast victim
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More casualties were reported from an explosion in the town of Tikrit, birthplace of former leader Saddam Hussein.




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