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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, November 25

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fri, 25 Nov 2011 13:24 GMT
Author: Reuters
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Nov 25 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1300 GMT on Friday.

* Indicates a new or updated item.

* QAIM - Gunmen wearing Iraqi army uniforms kidnapped a policeman and his son in front of their house near the town of Qaim, 300 km (185 miles) west of Baghdad, local police said.

BASRA - The death toll from a market bombing on Thursday in the city of Basra, 420 km (260 miles) southeast of Baghdad, climbed to 21, with another 80 people wounded, police said.

JBELA - One person was wounded when a bomb went off in the home of a member of the Shi'ite Mehdi Army militia in the town of Jbela, 65 km (40 miles) south of Baghdad, local police said. (Compiled by Baghdad bureau)

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