August 3, 2009 / 8:47 AM / 9 years ago

FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, Aug 3


Aug 3 (Reuters) - Following are security developments - Iraq at 1630 GMT on Monday.

* Denoted a new or update item.

* HILLA - Two bombs, one attached to a minibus and another to a bus, killed three people and wounded 27 others in separate attacks in Hilla, 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed one soldier and wounded two others in western Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi army patrol killed one soldier and wounded two others in western Mosul, police said.

FALLUJA - A suicide car bomb targeting an Iraqi police checkpoint killed two people and wounded seven others on the outskirts of Falluja, 50 km (32 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.

BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb wounded two civilians in Bab Alsharji district, central Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting an Iraqi police patrol wounded one policeman just south of Mosul on Sunday, police said.

MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on an Iraqi army patrol, wounding one soldier in eastern Mosul on Sunday, police said.

MOSUL - An Iraqi soldier was wounded in a gun attack in central Mosul on Sunday, police said.

BAGHDAD - Iraqi soldiers found seven bodies in northern Baghdad on Sunday, the Iraqi army said.

HADITHA - A car bomb exploded in a crowded market, killing six people and wounded 21 others in Haditha, 190 km (120 miles) west of Baghdad on Sunday, a doctor in a local hospital said.

ISKANDRIYA - Two bombs wounded 6 people in market in Iskandriya, 40 km (25 miles) south of Baghdad on Saturday, police said.















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