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Iraq: At least 9 killed, 13 injured in Baghdad petrol tank explosion *DISTRESSING CONTENT*

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At least nine people were killed, while 13 more were injured as a result of a petrol tank explosion in northeastern Baghdad on Saturday.

Footage features ordinary people as well as officials and the military at the scene of the incidents.

The tanker reportedly exploded near the football field, shrapnel tore into residential buildings and into the football pitch.

According to media, citing local security officials, it was unclear whether the explosion was a technical failure or a targeted attack.



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