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Police officer killed, 2 others injured in blast in western Baghdad

Iraqi police officer was killed and two others injured when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off in western Baghdad, a security source told the Baghdad Post on Tuesday.

The bomb was planted at the side of the road linking Baghdad and Aqar Kuf when it exploded in a police patrol, the source added.

Security forces cordoned off the explosion's scene, he further said.

The injured were moved to a nearby hospital and the dead bodies were moved to the forensic medicine department.

The Iraqi capital Baghdad is witnessing a state of insecurity and chaos as terror attacks target civilians.

Terrorist groups like ISIS, IMIS and others are targeting the city by booby-trapped cars, suicide bombs and other terrorist means in which the residents are feeling insecure and furious.

Last Modified: Tuesday، 25 July 2017 01:41 PM