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      Archive: 6/16/2012

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        6/16/2012, Sivan 26, 5772

      Car Bombs kill 26 on Last Day of Iraq Pilgrimage

      Two car bombs in Iraq's capital killed at least 26 people Saturday on the last day of a Shiite pilgrimage already marred by multiple bombings.

      Black plumes of smoke filled the sky over Baghdad's northern Kadimiyah neighborhood, where the shrine to eighth-century Imam Moussa al-Kadhim draws hundreds of thousands of pilgrims each year.