11 Killed In Iraq Attacks

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February 13, 2014 AT 1:15 PM
Authorities claim that eleven people were killed and 28 others wounded Thursday in separate attacks across Iraq, including battles in restive Anbar province.A provincial police source told Xinhua that anti-government Sunni tribal fighters attacked an army checkpoint in Ne'imiyah area, In the eastern province of Anbar, just south of the city of Fallujah, some 50 km west of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.The gun battle left two soldiers killed and four wounded.A source claims that In a separate incident, the tribal fighters attacked a police checkpoint in Ta'mim district in the southern part of the provincial capital city of Ramadi, some 110 km west of Baghdad, killing four policemen and wounding three others.