NINEWA / Aswat al-Iraq: A university
professor was killed on Tuesday by gunmen in eastern Mosul, a security
"Unknown gunmen killed
on Tuesday morning a university professor while heading to his work
near his house in al-Baried neighborhood, eastern Mosul," the source
told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
"The gunmen opened fire
on him using guns with silencers," he added.
"He got three bullets
in his head and chest."
Mosul, the capital of Ninewa,
lies 405 km north of Baghdad.