September 9, 2009 / 4:45 PM / 9 years ago

FACTBOX: Security developments in Iraq, September 9

(Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq at 1630 GMT on Wednesday.

* denotes a new or updated item

* BAGHDAD - Iraqi forces, backed by U.S. troops, killed two men during a pre-dawn raid in southeastern Baghdad, witnesses and the U.S. military said. The U.S. military said the force returned fire on the two men after coming under fire themselves.

KIRKUK - A car bomb killed at least eight people from a single family in Iraq’s disputed city of Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

BAGHDAD - Two people were killed in an operation by Iraqi and U.S. forces in southeastern Baghdad on Tuesday, the U.S. military said in a statement.

BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a minibus wounded two people in northern Baghdad, police said.

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

MOSUL - Gunmen killed a civilian in Mosul, 390 (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed an off-duty Iraqi army officer and wounded two other civilians north of Mosul, police said.

BAGHDAD - An investigative council has charged 29 Iraqi security officials with negligence relating to two truck bombs outside government ministries in Baghdad last month that killed 95 people, Baghdad security spokesman Qassim al-Moussawi said.

BAGHDAD - A bomb attached to a car wounded three civilians in Baghdad’s western district of Jamiaa on Tuesday, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb wounded three soldiers on Tuesday on the northern outskirts of Mosul, north of Baghdad, police said.

BAGHDAD - A bomb planted on a motorcycle killed one civilian and wounded seven others on Tuesday in southern Baghdad, police said.

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