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Six Iraqi civilians, university professor killed
BAGHDAD, May 24 (KUNA) -- Six civilians were injured in two explosions here
and a university professor was killed in Bakuba on Wednesday.
A security source from the Ministry of Interior told KUNA that a bomb
exploded near the Ministry of Culture causing the injury of three civilians
and damaging a car.
Another bomb exploded in eastern Baghdad injuring three women, and a third
one blew up near a shop close to Al-Shuhada square in Bakuba without causing
Meanwhile, Iraqi Police announced Wednesday militants shot university
professor Ahmad Hussain in Palestine road in Baghdad leading to his death.
In Kirkuk, a militant, was injured as he was trying to attack an Iraqi Army
vehicle using a hand grenade.
A source from the Iraqi Army told KUNA the militant threw the grenade at
the vehicle but it bounced back at him after hitting the car and then exploded
injuring him seriously.
The source said soldiers arrested him and moved him to a multinational
medical unit at the US base for treatment.
In the mean time, militants riding a civilian car kidnapped an Iraqi
civilian, a brother of a famous doctor, while Iraqi Army arrested a convict in
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