An Assyrian police officer, Ziad Waadallah Jamil, was assassinated in Mosul in the area of al-Sa'aa. The victim worked for the Nineveh police force and he was attacked by unknown assailants as he was leaving home to go to work. The police officer was born in Mosul in 1981 and was single.
This latest assassination is one of a series of criminal acts against the Iraqi police officers in Mosul, Baghdad and other Iraqi cities which have become scenes for continuous violence and killings.
Translated by Assyrian News Agency