At least three people killed, 20 detained in Iraq
At least three people were killed in Iraq on Friday, while 20 suspected terrorists were detained, media reports and security sources said, reported dpa. Security sources told the Voices of Iraq (VOI) that an explosive device killed an Iraqi in the Hermez area of Baquba. Shortly afterwards a civilian died when a bomb targeted a vehicle in the Khales district. Also in Baquba, a child was killed and three others wounded when a bomb went off at a football pitch in Azat district, VOI said. In other news, security sources told Deutsche Presse-Agentur dpa that 20 suspected terrorists were detained by security forces in the village of Gaghat, 130 kilometres north of Baghdad.