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Bomb and Shooting Attacks in Iraq

February 25th, 2014 · 10:11 am @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: February 24, 2014 Location: Baghdad, Iraq Event: Shooting and Bombing Fatalities: 20+ Injuries/Displaced: unknown

Since Sunday, there have been 17 people that have died as a result of a several bombings and shootings.  The deadliest took place on a road between Baghdad and Mosul where a bomb exploded killing three police officers and four detainees.  A roadside bomb in Sadr City (northern Baghdad) claimed two lives and wounded seven.  Two other bombings took place (one inside a house) wounding at least two others and killing a policeman.  Since January, there have been over 1,600 killed.

 

One of the victims, a police officer from the northern city of Mosul (AFP).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources:

AFP

Al Jazeera