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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, June 2

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Thu, 2 Jun 2011 19:51 GMT
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June 2 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1950 GMT on Thursday.

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* RAMADI - At least six people were killed and 17 injured when four bombs exploded in quick succession in the western Iraqi city of Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, a local government official said.

* MOSUL - A roadside bomb exploded near a hospital, wounding four security guards in the city of Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, local police said.

FALLUJA - Gunmen in a car opened fire and killed a tribal leader near his home in the city of Falluja, 50 km (35 miles) west of Baghdad, police said.

BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car wounded two people in northern Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off near a police patrol, wounding two policemen and three civilians in Baghdad's northcentral Bab al-Muadham area, an interior ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - Four people were wounded by a roadside bomb in a street in central Baghdad, an interior ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - Another roadside bomb wounded two people in Baghdad's western Iskan district, an interior ministry source said. (Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)

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