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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, May 7

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Sat, 7 May 2011 09:03 GMT
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May 7 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 0900 GMT on Saturday.

* Denotes new or updated item.

* BAGHDAD - Two policemen were wounded while trying to defuse a bomb attached to a car outside a house in Baghdad's southern Doura district, an Interior Ministry source said. The source said the owner of the car was also wounded.

BAGHDAD - Gunmen in a speeding car, using silenced weapons, killed a policeman in Baghdad's central Karrada district late on Friday, an Interior Ministry source said.

BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb went off and wounded five people in Baghdad's northeastern district of Ur late on Friday, an Interior Ministry source said.

(Compiled by Baghdad newsroom)

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