Iraqi Vice President's bodyguard shot dead

Iraqi Vice President`s bodyguard shot dead Baghdad: A bodyguard of Iraq's Shia Vice President Khudair al-Khuzaie was on Saturday shot dead in an attack here, Xinhua reported.

An Interior Ministry official said that unidentified gunmen shot down the bodyguard in Baghdad's central district of Karrada.

Khuzaie himself was not at the scene when the attack took place around midday.