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Policeman killed, officer wounded in armed attack in eastern Baghdad

Archival photo.
Archival photo.

(IraqiNews.com) Baghdad – A source in the Iraqi police announced on Tuesday, that a police member has been killed while a police officer was wounded in an armed attack that targeted their patrol in eastern Baghdad.

The source said in an interview for iraqiNews.com: “unknown gunmen driving a car opened fire at noon against a police patrol near the building of the Faculty of Administration and Economics in al-Talibiya district in eastern Baghdad, killing one policeman and wounding an officer.”

The source, who asked to remain anonymous, added: “The elements of the patrol transferred the injured to a nearby hospital and the body of the dead to the forensic medicine department.”



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