Iraqi soldiers gather at the site of a bomb attack near the city of Mosul, 390 km north of Baghdad January 16, 2012. (REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousuly)
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Authorities in Iraq have found the bodies of 20 soldiers shot dead after being kidnapped from a northern military base, and a string of attacks on Sunday killed 17 people.In the north, militants attacked a small military base, abducted 20 soldiers and later shot them dead.The previous month, militants killed 12 soldiers and wounded 15 in an assault on a military base west of Mosul, the capital of Nineveh province.Four policemen, two soldiers and a civilian were killed in attacks in Nineveh province, while one person was gunned down in Salaheddin province.
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