August 12, 2009 / 2:05 PM / in 9 years

FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, Aug 12

Aug 12 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq at 1520 GMT on Wednesday.

* denotes a new or updated item.

* KIRKUK - Three policemen were killed and three wounded when defusing a car bomb north of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A bomb attached to a car killed one person and wounded another in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - Gunmen killed an old man near his home in northeastern Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.

MAHMUDIYA - A roadside bomb wounded three civilians when it exploded inside a bus station in Mahmudiya town, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.

RAMADI - Gunmen wounded a policeman when they attacked an Iraqi police patrol east of Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.

They said police killed two gunmen in the attack.

RAMADI - A suicide car bomber targeting a police station wounded eight policemen in western Ramadi, west of Baghdad, police said.

KIRKUK - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi police patrol killed a policeman and wounded five in central Kirkuk, north of Baghdad, police said.

QAIYARA - Gunmen shot dead an off-duty police officer as he was leaving a funeral service in Qaiyara town, 290 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad late on Tuesday, police said.

BAAJ - Gunmen hurled a hand grenade at a house, killing the mother, her two children and wounding three other family members in Baaj town, 375 km (233 miles) northwest of Baghdad late on Tuesday, police said.

















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