|Series of explosions rock Iraqi cities|
Bombings in Baghdad, Kirkuk and Samara leave at least 26 people dead and dozens injured.
Last Modified: 19 Apr 2012 10:39
The bombings targeted security patrols and officials [AFP]
A number of Iraqi cities, including Baghdad, Kirkuk and Samara, have been rocked by a series of deadly explosions, including 14 separate car bombings which have left 26 people dead and many more injured.
In the capital, police said roadside bombs and car explosions targeted security patrols and the nation's top health official, Hamad Amin, the health minister, as his convoy was driving him to work.