At least six security personnel were killed and six more were wounded in fresh violence.
Three policemen were killed and two more were wounded in a drive-by shooting in Yathrib.
In Rashidiya, gunmen killed a soldier and wounded two more at a checkpoint.
Gunmen killed a Sahwa member in Gatoun.
In Shirqat, a sticky bomb killed a policeman.
A bomb wounded two policemen in Falluja.
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