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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, January 21

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Sat, 21 Jan 2012 14:27 GMT
Author: Reuters
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Jan 21 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1400 GMT on Saturday.

* Indicates a new or updated item.

* MOSUL - Two gunmen killed a nurse after they stormed his private medical clinic in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

QAIYARA - A policeman and a suspect were killed during an exchange of gunfire when police tried to arrest the suspect on terrorism charges in Qaiyara, 290 km (180 miles) north of Baghdad, a police source said.

HAWIJA - Gunmen opened fire on a police officer's house in Hawija, 210 km (130 miles) north of Baghdad, killing one of his relatives and wounding the officer, according to a police source. (Compiled by Baghdad bureau)

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