Three policemen killed in twin Mosul attacks02/04/2012 15:05
NINEVEH, April 2 (AKnews) - Three policemen were killed in two separate incidents in Mosul today, said Nineveh police.
Mohammad al-Jubouri said unidentified gunmen opened fire on a policeman near Yarmouk district in Mosul, killing him instantly.
In the second incident, unknown gunmen opened fire on two policemen near Al-Islah district, west Mosul. Both victims died at the scene, al-Jubouri said.
Both groups of gunmen fled after the attacks.
Al-Jubouri gave no further details about the incidents, stating only that the bodies were transported to forensics and police shut down the roads leading to the location of the attacks.
By Rezan Ahmed