Seven Killed in Iraq Attacks

Thursday: 7 Iraqis Killed, 17 Wounded

by , March 28, 2013

At least seven Iraqis were killed and 17 were wounded in new attacks.

A Sahwa member and two bodyguards were killed and a bystander was wounded when an I.E.D. exploded in Abu Ghraib.

In Mosul, six people were wounded, including four civilians, when a roadside bomb exploded. Gunmen killed a policeman. An I.E.D. wounded three civilians.

A motorcycle bomb targeting police in Garma left one dead and five wounded when it exploded. A boy was among the casualties.

A border guard was killed and others were wounded during a clash at the Syrian border. They were trying to prevent weapons smugglers from entering Syria.

Gunmen killed a lieutenant colonel in Shirqat.

In Baghdad, a kidnapped girl was freed.

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