Federal police member killed in IS attack in Kirkuk


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SULAIMANII— One federal police member has been killed in an Islamic State (IS) attack in Kirkuk province.

The IS carried out two attacks on the federal police forces in Kirkuk governorate on Sunday (May 15), a source from security forces told Baghdad Today.

According to the source, IS militants attacked the federal police forces in Khanajry village in the southwestern part of Kirkuk.

During the attack, a member of the federal police was killed.

One IS militant was also killed.

The source added that IS militants carried out a second attack on the 2nd Brigade of federal police base located between Daquq district and Wadi Zaitun, during which IS militants were killed.

(NRT Digital Media)