And he said it again when the ground exploded near his feet.
A shell exploded near them, knocking him off his feet.
Later, a second car bomb exploded near a school that was to be used a polling place.
The day before that another exploded near a hospital.
On Friday morning, two car bombs exploded near the site of the secret prison.
All we heard was a whistle, and then a building exploded near our position.
One hour later, another car bomb exploded near a bridge, killing four more people, the official said.
It passed through the first deck and exploded near the ship's hull.
In Baghdad, 17 people are killed when a car bomb explodes near a shopping center.
However the bomb initially failed to explode near its target.