World Bulletin/News Desk
The death toll from Sunday's bomb attacks which targeted a police station in northern Iraq city of Irbil rose to 12, security officials said.
Security Directorate of Iraq Kurdish Regional Government, in a written statement, said that 6 of those killed were police officers and the other 6 were the suicide bombers while 50 people were wounded.
The first attack was carried out in front of a police department in central Irbil and the second bomb was placed in an ambulance coming to the site.
Totally 5 bomb attacks were carried out around the area and a shootout erupted between suicide bombers and security forces.
Police forces reportedly tightened security measures around the police department in Sulaymaniyah as well.Last Mod: 29 Eylül 2013, 21:53