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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, April 14

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Thu, 14 Apr 2011 10:02 GMT
Author: Reuters
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April 14 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1000 GMT on Thursday.

MAHMUDIYA - Two roadside bombs went off in quick succession, killing two people and wounding 13 in the town of Mahmudiya, 30 km (20 miles) south of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off near an Iraqi army patrol and wounded three soldiers in Baghdad's west-central Mansour district, an Interior Ministry source said.

TAJI - Three people were wounded by a roadside bomb in the town of Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.

MOSUL - A sticky bomb attached to the front door of a house wounded the owner and killed his wife when it went off late on Wednesday in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

(Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)

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