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Dozens of Children Die in Two Iraq Bombings

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Dozens of Children Die in Two Iraq Bombings

Dozens of Children Die in Two Iraq Bombings

Dozens of Children Die in Two Iraq Bombings

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A pair of car bombings in Iraq kills more than 45 people and wounds some 200. Among the dead were 35 children, killed during a ceremony for the inauguration of a new sewage facility. U.S. troops were handing out candy at the opening. NPR's Peter Kenyon reports.