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Security developments in Iraq, September 23

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fri, 23 Sep 2011 13:49 GMT
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Sept 23 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1330 GMT on Friday.

BAGHDAD - A series of bombs went off simultaneously, killing at least four people and wounding nine others, in Baghdad's western Ghazaliya district, security sources said.

HABANIYA - Five people were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near a lake at Habaniya, 85 km (50 miles) west of Baghdad, a local police source said.

MOSUL - Gunmen opened fire on an Iraqi army checkpoint, killing a soldier, in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - Gunmen shot dead a civilian in western Mosul, police said.

MOSUL - A child was wounded when a bomb went off as he played near his home in northern Mosul, police said.

MOSUL - The body of a woman who had been shot was found on the roof of her house in western Mosul, police said. (Compiled by Baghdad bureau)

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