Four killed, including a civilian across Iraq in militant attacks
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  • 18:07 07 September 2019

Four killed, including a civilian across Iraq in militant attacks

At least three members of Iraq’s security forces and one civilian were killed on Saturday in three separate attacks by militants, security sources said, ONA reports citing Reuters. 

An army officer and soldier were killed when an explosive went off inside a house they were de-mining in the Sinjar district west of Mosul, and another soldier was injured.

In Diyala province a sniper shot dead an intelligence official in an area northeast of provincial capital Baquba, and a civilian was killed when a bomb went off inside his car in an area west of the city of Samara in Salahuddin province.

Islamic State has not claimed responsibility for any of the attacks but the group is active in all three areas.

Ilkin Jalilov

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