Twin Suicide Car Bombings In Southern Iraqi City Kill 22 Near Government Compound

BAGHDAD — Suicide bombers detonated two explosives-laden vehicles early Tuesday near a government compound south of Baghdad, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi officials said.
The attacks come as Iraq’s top political factions started to discuss in earnest whether to ask some of the U.S. troops to stay beyond the Dec.

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