28 February 2021

Car-bomb explosion kills 5 in western Iraq Related news


ANBAR, Iraq  Five security forces were killed in a car-bomb explosion in the western Anbar province on Sunday, according to a local official. A booby-trapped car exploded as a joint force from the Iraqi army and tribal fighters were carrying out a search operation in al-Madham, 80 km west of Haditha town, mayor Mabrouk Hameed told Anadolu Agency. He said a soldier and four tribal fighters were killed and four others injured in the bombing. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. [...]