Ten killed in Iraq blasts

Baghdad: At least 10 people were killed and 15 others injured when two car bombs went off in and near Basra city of Iraq Sunday, a police source said.

In one of the attacks, a booby-trapped car blew up at a marketplace in Garnat-Ali area, some 20 km north of Basra, killing 10 people and wounding 12 others, Xinhua reported quoting a source.

A second car bomb detonated in a parking area of the city, some 550 km from Baghdad, wounding three people, the source added.