April 16, 2006

Car bomb kills four near mosque in Baghdad

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded near a mosque in
Baghdad on Sunday, killing four people and wounding seven,
police said.

There were no further details on the attack in eastern

A wave of bombings against Shi'ite mosques in Baghdad has
stepped up pressure on Iraqi leaders to bury their differences
and form a government they hope can avert a sectarian civil

It was not clear if Sunday's bombing in Baghdad occurred
near a Shi'ite or Sunni mosque.