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Wave of Bombings Hits Baghdad Shiite Areas, Killing 69

Security forces and citizens inspect the scene after a bomb explosion at an outdoor market in Baghdad’s northern neighborhood of Shaab, Iraq, May 17, 2016. Khalid Mohammed/AP Photo A wave of bombings struck outdoor markets and a restaurant in Shiite-dominated neighborhoods of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least 69 people, officials said — the latest in deadly militant attacks far…