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Baghdad bombs kill 2, injure 22

By the CNN Wire Staff
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Bombings occurred Sunday in four Baghdad neighborhoods
  • A police officer was killed and several others were injured
  • Three of the incidents occurred in a two-hour span

(CNN) -- Several roadside bombs and a sticky bomb in different districts in Baghdad killed two people and injured 22 Sunday, police officials in Baghdad reported.

A national police officer was killed and three others were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near a police foot patrol in the Dora district of southern Baghdad, according to police officials.

And two roadside bombs were set off near a police patrol in Ghazaliya district in western Baghdad, injuring 14 people, including eight police officers.

Two people were injured when a sticky bomb attached to a civilian car exploded in New Baghdad in southeastern Baghdad, police said.

All incidents occurred in a two-hour span Sunday between 6 and 8 p.m. local time (11 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET).

Earlier Sunday, a civilian was killed and three others wounded when a roadside bomb struck a civilian vehicle in the Saydiya neighborhood of southwest Baghdad.

CNN's Mohammed Tawfeeq contributed to this report.