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Iraq: Gunmen kill four in Mosul

Publisher Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
Publication Date 11 February 2013
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February 11, 2013

Iraqi officials say gunmen have killed four people in the northern city of Mosul.

In one attack, gunmen fired at a security checkpoint in the center of the city early on February 10, killing two policemen.

Later on February 10, gunmen killed an off-duty soldier at a car repair shop in Mosul.

In a third attack that targeted a van carrying oil workers, one oil worker was killed.

Meanwhile, a bomb exploded on the roof of an Iraqi satellite television channel's offices in the Kurdish city of Sulaimaniyah late on February 9 after the channel aired criticism of Mullah Mustafa Barzani, a revered Kurdish nationalist leader and the father of the Kurdish region's president Masoud Barzani.

Based on reporting by AP and AFP

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