At least 20 killed in restaurant blast in Iraq

December 11th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS  

Baghdad, Dec 11 (DPA) At least 20 people were killed and 30 injured in an explosion in a restaurant in the northern Iraqi province of Kirkuk, the Dubai based al-Arabiya channel reported.The channel did not give further details on the explosion. The oil rich Kirkuk is located 250 km north of Baghdad.

The multi-ethnic city has a population of Kurds, Arabs and Turkomans.

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