Frenchman among three killed in Baghdad blast

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BAGHDAD, April 17 (AFP) - A Frenchman of Czech origin was among the three people killed in a Baghdad suicide bomb attack on Saturday, including a US humanitarian worker, a Czech diplomat said Sunday.

BAGHDAD, April 17 (AFP) - A Frenchman of Czech origin was among the three people killed in a Baghdad suicide bomb attack on Saturday, including a US humanitarian worker, a Czech diplomat said Sunday.  

"A French citizen of Czech origin was killed in the attack," said the head of the Czech diplomatic mission in Baghdad, Martin Klepetko, adding he had been informed by the French embassy.  

In Paris, the French foreign ministry confirmed that a French national was killed in an attack in Baghdad on Saturday.  

"We confirm the death of a French national in an attack Saturday in Baghdad," a foreign ministry spokesman told AFP, declining to provide information about the identity of the victim.

© AFP

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