Iraqi soldier killed, four wounded in attack in Khanaqin


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SULAIMANI — An Iraqi soldier was killed and four others were wounded in an explosion in Khanaqin on Friday night (April 3).

The incident happened near the Bawa Mahmood checkpoint, NRT reporter Garmian Hamai Pur said.

An explosive device was reportedly attached to their vehicle.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, but Islamic State (ISIS) militants have been active in the area.

(NRT Digital Media)