Monday, June 20, 2016

Ramadan Death count: Iraq 20/06/16

This morning, an improvised explosive device exploded near al-Dibs District (55 km northwest of Kirkuk), while a family of five people was fleeing from the area controlled by ISIS to the areas controlled by the Peshmerga , killing one and wounding four others.

Iraqi security forces killed the ISIS military commander for south of Baghdad in eastern Baghdad. Baghdad Operations Command said in a press statement followed by Iraqi News, “A force from the army’s 23rd Infantry Brigade managed to kill the ISIS military commander for south of Baghdad Seif al-Din Sattar, also known as Abu Fatma.”

A suicide bomber wearing an explosive belt blew himself up in front of the gate of al-Taji Camp in northern Baghdad, killing three soldiers and wounding ten others with several injuries.

Ramadan death toll is now at 4,687