May 20 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1500 GMT on Friday.
KIRKUK - Gunmen opened fire at the house of an off-duty policeman, wounding him in southern Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.
HAWIJA - A roadside bomb wounded two civilians in Hawija, 210 km (130 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.
BAQUBA - A roadside bomb exploded near a house of Saadoun al- Mashaikhi, a mosque imam while he was returning from prayer, wounding him and killing two people, including his son in southern Baquba, 65 km (40 miles) northeast of Baghdad, police said.
BAGHDAD - Gunmen equipped with silenced weapons shot dead Col. Nameer Khazaal, an officer working for the local forensics office in Baghdad's southwestern district of Bayaa, an Interior Ministry source said.
BAGHDAD - Gunmen using silenced weapons shot dead two employees working at the Iraqi intelligence facility in western Baghdad, an Interior Ministry source.
(Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)