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Roadside Bomb Hits Iraqi Army Convoy in Diyala

A roadside bomb explosion on Friday targeted a convoy of the Iraqi army in Diyala province, leaving two people injured.

Nihad Mohammed, a spokesperson for Diyala Police, pointed out that the incident took place near Tawakal village of Sharaban town, east of Diyala, where an Iraqi army convoy was passing through.

"As a result of the explosion, a soldier and an officer were injured," the spokesperson added.

The security forces cordoned off the area and the wounded were taken to a nearby hospital, he said.