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Blast Outside Iraqi Police Station Kills Dozens

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Blast Outside Iraqi Police Station Kills Dozens

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Blast Outside Iraqi Police Station Kills Dozens

Blast Outside Iraqi Police Station Kills Dozens

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An injured Iraqi man surveys the scene after a car bomb exploded in Baquba, July 28, 2004.

An injured Iraqi man surveys the scene of destruction after a car bomb exploded in Baquba, north of Baghdad, July 28, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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A bomb-laden minibus explodes outside a police station in the center of Baquba, killing nearly 70 people and wounding scores more. The attack, the worst since the handover of sovereignty, comes three days before Iraq is due to convene a national conference. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Anne Garrels.

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