Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Ramadan Death Count Round Up (June 30, 2015)

(Afghanistan) A suicide bomber targeted a military convoy in Kabul this morning, killing 5 people and wounding 20 others.

(Pakistan) Security forces who were carrying out a patrol in Balochistan came under fire from a number of idiots with guns, who I supposed uttered the Urdu version of "Get of my Land" Return fire from the troops saw 13 gunmen killed for the cost of one of their own

(Iraq) ISIS has executed Abu Usman al-Hassan—one of the group’s commanders on charges of conspiracy, prompting a number of Syrian and Arab fighters to withdraw towards Raqqa in protest of the execution.

A series of attacks in Baghdad and in two towns near the capital has killed at least ten people. The deadliest among Tuesday’s attacks was in the town of Mahmudiyah, about 30 kilometers (18 miles) south of Baghdad. A bombing there killed three civilians and wounded 10.

Two bombs went off in Baghdad’s northern Hurriyah and western Ghazaliyah neighbourhoods, killing a total of three civilians and wounding 15. And in the town of Madain, about 20 kilometers (14 miles) southeast of Baghdad, a bomb killed two civilians and wounded six. In Baghdad, officials found two bodies with shots to the chest and head.

The Iraqi army killed 40 ISIS idiots in the towns of Qaim, Salahuddin and Samarra.

(Yemen) A couple of ISIS-led car bombs aimed at Shia Huthi rebel leaders in Sanaa on Monday night saw 28 people killed.

(Egypt) At least three people have been killed when a car bomb exploded near a police station in Cairo's western suburb of 6th of October City.

(Libya) Fighting in the eastern city of Derna, which this blog reported as having claimed 14 lives, has seen the death toll increase to 21.

(Syria) In the Syrian city of Daraa, Syrian rebels scored a direct hit on a Syrian army command post with a 1000lb surface-to-surface missile, killing 40 soldiers inside. 2 civilians were killed during an air raid by the Syrian government.

Ramadan death toll is now at 2,601.