Iraq Oil Report's Daily Brief compiles the most important news and analysis about Iraq from around the web.

Iraq car bombs kill 16: Officials

Agence France-Presse reports:

A spate of car bombs in Baghdad and central Iraq, including two explosions minutes apart at a popular bird market, killed 16 people and wounded dozens on Friday, security and medical officials said.

Twin blasts struck just after 9:00 am local time at the market in Baghdad’s predominantly Shia neighbourhood of Kadhimiyah, an interior ministry official and a medical source said.

Click here for the entire story