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Iraq suicide blast at eatery kills 3, wounds 25

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Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- A suicide bomber in northern Iraq walked into a restaurant and detonated an explosives vest, killing at least three people and injuring 25 others on Saturday night, police said.

The incident occurred in Samarra in the predominantly Sunni province of Salaheddin. The popular, busy restaurant in the city center is frequented by Iraqi security forces and civilians.

Authorities imposed a curfew on the city after the strike.