Three powerful explosions rock Baghdad

11:53, April 05, 2010      

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Three powerful explosions rocked central and western Baghdad on Sunday.

A massive explosion took place at about 11:15 a.m.(0815 GMT) in central Mansour district near the Kabab Ninwa restaurant, and another blast followed in two minutes at an intersection located some 300 meters away from the first one.

A third massive explosion occurred at the Salhiyah neighborhood in central Baghdad, close to the Mansour-Melia Hotel and the Iranian embassy. The powerful blasts shattered windows and nearby buildings.

There is no immediate report about casualties, the police said.

Source: Xinhua<i/>
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