Tuesday, June 22

A Civilian, A Soldier Wounded In 2 IED Explosions Northeast Of Baquba

Baquba, A civilian and a soldier were wounded in the explosion of two explosive devices and a third dismantling north-east of Baquba, a local official in Diyala said.

Whelhan Ismail, a member of the Council of Jalawla, told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that a civilian was wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in Sheikh Baba area, south of Jalawla, northeast of Baquba. A soldier was wounded in a bomb explosion targeting his patrol when arrived at the scene.

He added that a reinforcement military force arrived in the area and began a search campaign found a third device was detonated on site without human casualties.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency