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Muslims Murder At Least 36 In Baghdad

From those tireless defenders of the faith at Reuters:

At least 36 dead as car bombs rock Baghdad hotels

By Haider Kadhim

January 25, 2010

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Three large car bombs rocked well-known Baghdad hotels on Monday, killing at least 36 people and ending a 1-1/2-month lull in coordinated assaults on the Iraqi capital as the country heads into a March election.

Police said at least 71 people were wounded in the separate suicide car bombings, which went off within minutes of one another. Some of the casualties were police. Health Ministry data showed a lower figure for the death toll.

The first blast occurred near an entrance of the Ishtar Sheraton hotel, a Baghdad landmark on the eastern side of the Tigris River. The shock wave blew open doors, shattered windows and sent thick dust swirling into the Reuters offices nearby.

A giant mushroom cloud of debris rose from the blast site as ambulances and fire trucks rushed to the scene. Helicopters buzzed overhead and soldiers blocked off entry.

Towering concrete blastwalls protecting the hotel along the Abu Nawas riverside boulevard fell like dominoes. The blast took place across from a park frequented by families and picnickers.

The building has not been a regular hotel for years and largely houses company offices and some media organizations, but some adventurous international tour groups began using it last year

Notice how our media always find an excuse for these mindless mass murderers.

Now it’s the upcoming elections. Before that, it was the American ‘occupation.’

Anything but the obvious truth.

This article was posted by Steve on Monday, January 25th, 2010. Comments are currently closed.

2 Responses to “Muslims Murder At Least 36 In Baghdad”

  1. proreason says:

    How many non-combatants have died in Iraq on Obama’s watch?

    Wasn’t he going to bring peace to the entire universe, just by the power of his personality?

  2. Liberals Demise says:

    What a bunch of infidels…….and on the day “Chemical Ali” got his hemp necktie.


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