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Iraqi policeman killed in Kirkuk drive-by shooting

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An Iraqi policeman has been killed in a drive-by shooting in Kirkuk, security sources said  Wednesday.


The victim, identified as Major Samer Abdel Nabi Jassam, was killed when unidentified gunmen driving an Opel car shot him, the sources said.


Jassam passed away in the hospital where he was carried for treatment.


Earlier in the day, a police officer was seriously injured in a shooting incident west of Baghdad, a security sources revealed.

Since 2003, bombings and shootings have gone viral in Iraq. Most of the attacks were claimed by ISIS terror group.