Report

rss

Iraq News

Kurdistan

Economy

World

All News

ISIS snipers target Iraqi forces in Diyala and Kirkuk Governorates

Category: Iraq News

Date: 2021-03-12T10:03:14+0000
ISIS snipers target Iraqi forces in Diyala and Kirkuk Governorates

Shafaq News / security sources reported on Friday that two Iraqi soldiers were killed and another wounded with ISIS sniper rifles in Diyala and Kirkuk Governorates.

A security source in Diyala told Shafaq News Agency, that “ISIS elements attacked an army checkpoint in the village of Al-Khailania, north of Al-Miqdadiyah district with sniper rifles which killed a soldier.”

"The attackers fled to the orchards and areas near the village where ISIS snipers outposts are spread." He added.

It’s noteworthy that Al-Khailania village is inhabitant for more than 6 years because of ISIS hideouts on its outskirts, and it is constantly witnessing attacks targeting security forces.

The Miqdadiyah areas in Diyala have been a target to frequent attacks and security incidents which killed security forces, government officials and civilians and displaced thousands of families.

Meanwhile, A security source in Kirkuk said, on Friday, a soldier was killed and another was wounded by ISIS sniper in the village of Moura Ban Shakh.

The source added, "The attack targeted the 45th Iraqi Army Brigade late at night," noting that "ISIS carried out another attack today in the early morning in Wadi Al-Shay without causing any causalities.”

related

Iraqi forces were pursuing ISIS militants in Diyala and Kirkuk

Date: 2021-01-20 10:13:27
Iraqi forces were pursuing ISIS militants in Diyala and Kirkuk

Iraqi artillery addresses ISIS movements in Diyala

Date: 2021-09-11 08:28:13
Iraqi artillery addresses ISIS movements in Diyala

ISIS terrorists abduct a poultry farm owners in Diyala

Date: 2021-03-21 08:39:18
ISIS terrorists abduct a poultry farm owners in Diyala

Three members of Al-Hashd killed in an ISIS attack in Kirkuk

Date: 2020-09-17 05:33:58
Three members of Al-Hashd killed in an ISIS attack in Kirkuk

Iraqi Army, PMF thwart an ISIS attack north of Diyala

Date: 2022-01-08 18:06:37
Iraqi Army, PMF thwart an ISIS attack north of Diyala

Iraqi F-16 target two ISIS hideouts in Kirkuk

Date: 2022-02-23 09:33:03
Iraqi F-16 target two ISIS hideouts in Kirkuk

ISIS attacks the federal police in Kirkuk

Date: 2021-10-05 19:26:16
ISIS attacks the federal police in Kirkuk

One killed and three injured in an ISIS attack in Kirkuk

Date: 2021-08-29 21:25:42
One killed and three injured in an ISIS attack in Kirkuk