FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, Jan 5

Sat Jan 5, 2008 7:27am EST

Jan 5 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq at 1230 GMT on Saturday.

NEAR MUQDADIYA - A roadside bomb killed six occupants of a minibus near Muqdadiya, 90 km (55 miles) northeast of Baghdad. Police said two women and child were among the dead while three others, including a woman, were wounded.

BAGHDAD - Four mortar bombs wounded three rubbish collectors and a girl in Adhamiya district in northern Baghdad, a hospital source said.


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