FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, Jan 10

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Jan 10 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq at 1330 GMT on Sunday.

NEAR KIRKUK - Police said they found the body of a man with gunshot wounds in a small town near Kirkuk, 250 km (155 miles) north of Baghdad.

MOSUL - A sticky bomb attached to a bus carrying college students wounded three students in Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb went off near an Iraqi army patrol, wounding three soldiers and a 14-year-old girl in southeastern Mosul, police said.

MOSUL - Two insurgents were killed while they were trying to launch a mortar round on Saturday in western Mosul, police said.

MOSUL - A roadside bomb killed a boy on Saturday in eastern Mosul, police said.

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