Armed men kill nine police in north Iraq

An Iraqi policeman, on the ground at left, was wounded by a terrorist attack in central Baghdad.

Militants attacked a police station in north Iraq with mortar rounds and automatic weapons, killing nine police, an officer and a doctor said.

The attack, which ocurred about 7:30 am (0430 GMT), wounded another two police. A roadside bomb exploded as emergency personnel travelled to the scene, wounding two more people.

By Your Middle East


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