Iraq: 56 killed in series of bombings
Major bomb blast took place in the town of al-Khales in which 32 people were killed
At least fifty-six people have been killed and dozens of others injured in a series of car bombings across Iraq.
The major car bomb blast took place in the town of al-Khales in eastern Diyala province, in which thirty-two people were killed and fifty-eight wounded when a car bomb tore through a commercial street.
Ten people were killed and twenty-five injured in another car bomb blast in a crowded commercial district of Basra.