Subscribe Register Login

Friday, August 29, 2014, 3:25 a.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

4 die in violence across Iraq, officials say

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 19, 2013 at 10:33 a.m.

— Iraqi authorities said four people, including two off-duty policemen, have been killed in Iraq where violence has ebbed but insurgent attacks are still frequent.

Police officials said the first attack occurred Saturday morning when gunmen shot and killed the two policemen in a drive-by-shooting near the northern city of Mosul. Another policeman was wounded.

In the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, a civilian driver was killed when his truck hit a roadside bomb.

Another roadside bomb exploded just south of Baghdad, killing a policeman and wounding three others while they were on patrol.

Medics in nearby hospitals confirmed the casualties.

All officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media.

Comments on: 4 die in violence across Iraq, officials say

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Custodial manager

    custodial managerbryant School DistrictPT general cleaners w...
    BRYANT, AR

  • Systems engineer

    systems engineerfirst security bank is seeking a to work ou...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Agriculture

    agriculturesweet M Logistics, LLC, New Iberia, LA is now hir...
    NEW IBERIA, LA

  • Local cdl drivers

    local cdl driverssoutheastern Freight Linesis now hiringWe O...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Aprn

    Arkadelphia Medical ClinicGreat hrs, pay & benefits! Experi...
    ARKADELPHIA, AR

Search 921 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online