One UN Inspector Killed in Iraq Road Accident

A UN weapon inspector was killed and another injured in a road accident south of Baghdad on Thursday afternoon, sources said.

The inspectors, whose identities were not released at the press time, were driving in a UN vehicle when it hit a truck , they said.

The inspectors were returning to Baghdad after inspecting theal-Noamaniya tomato canning factory, 50 kilometers south of Baghdad, according to the sources.

One of the inspectors was carried to a Baghdad hospital, but died an hour later.

The inspection team was investigating the crash.

People's Daily Online ---