Iraq car bomb kills 20 in Baghdad

A car bomb has exploded in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing more than 20 people and wounding many others, police and medical sources say. The blast went off in a market in the mainly Shia Amil district in the south-west of the city. No group has said it carried out the attack but so-called Islamic State (IS) has in recent months carried out many similar bombings. The attack comes as government forces try to recapture Mosul from IS. More than 180,000 civilians have fled the west of the city over…

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