NINEWA / Aswat al-Iraq: A civilian was killed and a woman was freed in two separate incidents in Mosul , security sources said here today.
The source told Aswat al-Iraq that a civilian was killed by armed gunmen in a market west of Mosul .
The culprits fled the crime scene, while security forces started a prompt investigation.
In another incident, a military force freed a kidnapped woman, east of Mosul , and arrested one of the kidnappers.
No other details were given.
Mosul city, center of Ninewa province, lies 405 km north of the capital, Baghdad .