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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, June 9

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Thu, 9 Jun 2011 17:31 GMT
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June 9 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1730 GMT on Thursday.

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* BAGHDAD - A sticky bomb attached to a car killed its civillian driver in Baghdad's northern Binoog district, an interior ministry source said.

TUZ KHURMATO - A roadside bomb wounded a policeman in Tuz Khurmato, 170 km (105 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

KIRKUK - Gunmen in a speeding car killed a restaurant owner inside his vehicle, in central Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, a police source said.

BAGHDAD - A bomb planted near a liquor store in Baghdad's al-Ghadir district wounded a passer-by, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - Gunmen using silenced weapons killed a judge in the Jamiaa district of western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.

TAJI - Gunmen, also using silenced weapons, killed Jalal Jassim Mohammed, the head of a company belonging to the Ministry of Industry in the town of Taji, 20 km (12 miles) north of Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - Gunmen killed an off-duty policeman driving his car in Utaifiya district of west central Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - Police found the body of an unidentified man shot in the head in Baghdad's northern Binoog district, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb wounded two people in Baghdad's west central Utaifiya district, an Interior Ministry source said. (Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)

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