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Peshmerga forces foil ISIS suicide attacks in southern Kirkuk

ISIS terrorists bodies in Kiwan

Peshmerga forces foiled several suicide attacks carried out by ISIS terrorists who targeted the biggest Kurdish military base at Kiwan in southern Kirkuk, a Peshmerga source said on Sunday.

Five ISIS suicide bombers attacked the base at dawn, but these attacks were foiled by Peshmerga forces, the source added.

The source revealed that US-led Coalition advisers and Peshmerga commanders were at the base at the time of the attacks.

Two Peshmerga soldiers were killed and five others were injured, the source asserted.