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Top Kurdish Commander Killed in Iraq

Iraqi officials say Islamic State militants have killed a senior Kurdish commander and at least five Kurdish fighters. Authorities say Brigadier General Shirko Fatih and the fighters were killed Friday in clashes with the insurgents near the city of Kirkuk. The French News Agency reports 46 people were wounded in the skirmishes.  Elsewhere in Iraq, security officials say twin bombings in Baghdad killed at least eight people. Police say the bombs went off in a crowded...

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