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March 27, 2006 - MidEastWire.com Daily Iraq Monitor

March 27, 2006

Al Arabiya TV:

A hand grenade was launched at an Iraqi police patrol near Mosul University, wounding five policemen, including an officer,

Iraqi authorities have announced that they thwarted a new infiltration operation into Iraq through the Iranian borders. Security sources said that a force of the interior ministry, in coordination with and participation of units of the defence ministry, managed to arrest 17 infiltrators who attempted to enter the Iraqi territories from Iran. The sources did not disclose when and where the operation took place.

An Iraqi Interior Ministry source has said that seven people were killed and 23 others were wounded when a Katyusha rocket and mortar shells were fired at the area of Al-Za'faraniyah in southern Baghdad.

Al Sharqiyah TV:

Seventeen employees of Al-Sa'id Exporting Company were said to have been abducted in Al-Mansur District in Baghdad. - MIDEASTWIRE.COM, Middle East



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