Two people killed in Iraq bomb attacks

February 23rd, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS  

Baghdad, Feb 23 (Xinhua) Two civilians were killed and 13 injured in two bomb attacks targeting police patrols in the Iraqi capital Monday, an interior ministry source said.
“An explosion struck a police patrol near the Andulus square in Baghdad’s central district of Karrada, killing two civilians and wounding six people, including two policemen,” the source said.

A police vehicle was damaged by the blast.

In a separate incident, a roadside bomb exploded near a police patrol close to the Technology University in eastern Baghdad, damaging a police vehicle and wounding three policemen aboard and four bystanders, the source added.

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