Car Bomb Blast Kills at Least 23 in South Baghdad – Police and Medical Sources

Destroyed cars are seen at the site of a car bomb attack in the Amil neighborhood in Baghdad, Iraq, on Monday. (Reuters/Stringer)

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb blast killed at least 23 people and wounded more than 45 others in a mainly Shiite district in southern Baghdad on Monday, police and medical sources said.

The explosion occurred on a busy commercial street in the Amil neighborhood, the sources said.