13 killed in Baghdad car bombing

Baghdad: At least 13 people were killed and 35 others injured when a car bomb exploded at a busy marketplace in Iraq's capital Baghdad on Wednesday.

The massive blast occurred when a booby-trapped car went off at a popular outdoor market in the Shia bastion of Sadr city district, an interior ministry source told Xinhua.

The death toll could rise many of the injured were in critical condition.