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Police detain 9 wanted men southwest of Kirkuk.

KIRKUK Kirkuk (kĭrkk`), city (1987 pop. 418,624), NE Iraq. It is the center of Iraq's oil industry and is connected by pipelines to ports on the Mediterranean Sea.  / Aswat al-Iraq: Nine wanted men were arrested on Wednesday during a raid in southwest of Kirkuk, chief of the Kirkuk Districts Police Department said. "Acting on intelligence information on armed elements suspected of perpetrating crimes against policemen and civilians, a joint force from the KDPD and army forces raided a house in southwest of Kirkuk , where they arrested nine wanted men," Brigadier Sarhad Qader told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. "Four motorcycles were seized seized (seised) n. 1) having ownership, commonly used in wills as "I give all the property of which I die seized as follows:...." 2) having taken possession of evidence for use in a criminal prosecution. 3) having taken property or a person by force. (See: seisin, seizure)  during the operation," he added. "A clash flared flare  
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1. To flame up with a bright, wavering light.

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 up during the operation but without casualties," he noted. Kirkuk is 280 km northeast of Baghdad. SH (TP)

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Publication:Aswat al-Iraq (Erbil, Iraq)
Date:May 24, 2012
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