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Iraq truck bomb kills 46: police, mortuary

A truck bomb near the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk killed 46 people and wounded 166 on Saturday, police and hospital officials told AFP.

world Updated: Jun 20, 2009 21:24 IST

A truck bomb near the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk killed 46 people and wounded 166 on Saturday, police and hospital officials told AFP.

"The toll from the suicide explosion has reached 46 killed and 166 wounded," Kirkuk provincial deputy police chief Torhan Yusuf Abdel Rahman told AFP.