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Officials say a series of bombings kill 11 people around Iraq's capital, Baghdad

  • A member of the Iraqi security forces stands guard at the site of a car bomb attack as civilians watch the damaged area in Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Police officials said the car went off inside the parking lot of a Qadouri restaurant in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday afternoon, killing several people. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

    A member of the Iraqi security forces stands guard at the site of a car bomb attack as civilians watch the damaged area in Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Police officials said the car went off inside the parking lot of a Qadouri restaurant in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday afternoon, killing several people. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)  (The Associated Press)

  • Civilians watch the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Police officials said the car went off inside the parking lot of a Qadouri restaurant in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday afternoon, killing several people. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

    Civilians watch the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Police officials said the car went off inside the parking lot of a Qadouri restaurant in eastern Baghdad on Tuesday afternoon, killing several people. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)  (The Associated Press)

Authorities in Iraq say bombings targeting public places have killed 11 people around the capital, Baghdad.

Police officials say a bomb exploded Wednesday afternoon near car spare parts shops in the Basmaiya area, just southeast of Baghdad, killing four people and wounding 11.

Later on, police say a bomb blast killed three people in a commercial street in Baghdad's neighborhood of Baiyaa. In two other districts in Baghdad, they say two bombs exploded in public markets, killing four people and wounding 17.

Medical officials confirmed the death tolls. All officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk to journalists.

Iraq sees near-daily bombings frequently claimed by the Islamic State Group, which seized large parts of the country during a stunning blitz last year.