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As a result of two explosions in Bagdad 72 persons

According to all available information were lost, as a result of two explosions in the Iraq capital Bagdad were lost 72 and have got wounds 134 persons, transfers () Associated Press.
under messages of representatives of the law enforcement bodies, the first explosive hidden in a bag, has worked in one of shops around Women ash - Sharhi mainly occupied by Shiits. After some seconds after that the mined car parked near to shop has blown up.
the theme of Iraq, including safety issues in this country, becomes one of the main things in circulation US president George Bush to the American nation which will take place tomorrow. It is supposed that head of the White house once again will return to a substantiation of the strategy in Iraq. On the eve of the performance of J. Bush has expressed confidence that its plan stands to win.
Meanwhile while in success of the presidential plan trust not all. Still in the end 2006. The special commission of the congress of the USA has presented the report in which it is said that a policy of Washington in Iraq does not work in this connection it is recommended to administration of the White house to finish a conclusion of the majority of American military men being in the country to the beginning 2008. And to search for a diplomatic solution of a problem at intermediary of Damascus and Teheran.
however J. Bush has rejected recommendations of the interparty commission of the congress about situation studying in Iraq. J. Bush has suggested to increase number of the American contingent in Iraq by 21,5 thousand military men.
the increase in the American contingent in Iraq occurs against increasing fighting losses of Americans. A past week-end became the most bloody for the American armies in Iraq in the last two days: as a result of various incidents were lost not less than 19 military men.
Besides, on January, 20th has taken the third place in the list of the most bloody dates for the American soldiers in Iraq from the war beginning in 2003. As a result of a crash of helicopter on severo - the east from Bagdad 13 soldiers were lost. Causes of accident are unknown. 5 more military men were lost during operations in Kerbela: extremists have fired at a building in which took place discussion of measures on safety of the Shiit pilgrims who have arrived to a sacred city for them. One soldier was lost, having undermined on a mine in the north of Iraq, one more marine has died from the wounds received as a result of explosion of a mine in a province of Anbar in the west of the country.
the greatest quantity of victims among the American military men has been fixed on January, 26th 2005. - then 37 persons were lost. The second place in this statistics occupies on March, 23rd 2003. - the third day of war, then victims of the conflict of a steel of 28 military men.
From the beginning of intrusion of the American armies, that is since March 2003., in Iraq were lost more than 2,8 thousand American military men.