BABEL, Iraq, March 24 (UPI) --
Sixteen members of the Iraqi Army and police force were killed in northern Babel Sunday by unidentified gunmen, a security source told IraqiNews.com.
"Undefined gunmen attacked a joint checkpoint for the IA and IPs by silenced weapons, resulting in killing 16 of them," the source told the news website.
The attackers managed to escape, the source said.
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