Death Toll in Iraq Attacks Hits 115

Iraqi officials say at least 115 people have now died after Monday’s massive string of attacks across the country.

A car bomb exploded late Monday near a cafe in a Shi’ite neighborhood in the capital, Baghdad, killing at least five people and wounding 24 others.

The wave of coordinated bombings and shootings wounded more than 200 people in 15 cities, in what was the deadliest day of violence in Iraq in more than two years. The last time the casualty toll reached that high was on May 10, 2010.

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