Posts Tagged ‘Anbar’

By KIM GAMEL (AP) – 15 hours ago

BAGHDAD — A suicide car bomber struck a police checkpoint in a small town west of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least three people, in the latest attack in a region that was once a Sunni insurgent stronghold but later became key to a nationwide drop in violence. (more…)

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Published: July 20, 2009

BAGHDAD — Five Iraqi police officers and three civilians were shot dead in a series of seven attacks by gunmen on Monday in the restive northern city of Mosul, and a car bomb near the headquarters of the provincial government in the western city of Ramadi killed two policemen, security officials said. (more…)

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