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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, Feb 23

Feb 23 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq at 1800 GMT on Tuesday.

* denotes a new or updated item

* MOSUL - Gunmen killed two policemen at a checkpoint in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

* MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a woman in front of her house in eastern Mosul, police said.

* MOSUL - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed an off-duty policeman, police said.

* MOSUL - Armed men killed three members of a Christian family in eastern Mosul, police said.

BAGHDAD - A bomb placed in a plastic bag killed one person and wounded three others in central Baghdad, police said.

KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol wounded two people including a policeman in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - Clashes between Iraqi soldiers and gunmen killed a soldier and an assailant at a checkpoint on Monday in Mosul, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb wounded a civilian in central Mosul on Monday, police said.

TIKRIT - Two insurgents were killed when a bomb they were carrying exploded on Monday in Tikrit, 150 km (95 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

TIKRIT - Two policemen were wounded when a bomb they were trying to diffuse detonated on Monday in Tikrit, police said.

KIRKUK - A bomb blew up in front of a police officer's house, wounding one person on Monday northwest of Kirkuk, police said.

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