June 24 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1230 GMT on Friday.
BAIJI - Gunmen raided the house of a policeman and killed him and his wife in central Baiji, 180 km (112 miles) northwest of Baghdad, police said.
KIRKUK - A pediatrician was kidnapped from his clinic late on Thursday in northern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said. BAGHDAD - Dr Stephen Everhart, an international finance expert working as a contractor for the United States Agency for International Development Mission in Iraq, was killed on Thursday, the U.S. embassy said in a statement.
A senior Iraqi security official said Everhart was killed when a roadside bomb targeting a private security company convoy exploded in northeastern Baghdad. Two other people were wounded in the incident, the official said.
(Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)