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Six killed in bomb and shooting attacks in Baghdad; 18 wounded

BAGHDAD, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Attacks in Iraqi capital of Baghdad Monday left six people dead and 18 others wounded, police said.

Police said the deadliest attack occurred when a car bomb detonated near a group of civilians outside of a police station in northeastern Baghdad, killing three people and wounding 15, China's state-run news agency Xinhua reported.

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The victims were in line to receive identification badges they would use to enter their neighborhood as a way to reduce violence, police said.

A so-called sticky bomb attached to a civilian vehicle detonated in a southern district of Baghdad, killing the driver and wounding a civilian, police said. In another sticky bomb explosion in northern Baghdad, a driver was killed and two passersby were wounded.

Gunmen shot and killed an employee of the Justice Ministry in a Shiite neighborhood in southwestern Baghdad, police said.

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