34 Iraqi policemen were killed and injured when car bomb exploded in Shiite district of Tuz Khurmatu in the east of Tikrit, capital of Salah il-Din province. Security source said on Thursday "Car bomb blew up in Tuz Khurmatu of eastern Tikrit and killed six policemen and wounded 28 others as well as destroying 12 houses and damaging four cars." Khurmatu district witnessed waves of bloody violence which left dozens of people killed and others injured, left serious material damage as the most recently was by a double suicide bombing at a rally of protesters amid the district.