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Mortar attack on policemen near Mosul

AKnews reports:

One policeman was killed and four others were injured during a mortar attack in Zumar, west of Mosul, this afternoon.

The mortars were fired against a passport office where policemen were waiting to receive their identity cards.

Meanwhile, police in Mosul arrested 12 people on charges of terrorism and seized 15 explosive devices.

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