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9 people killed, injured in clashes, explosion in Baghdad

Eight people killed in clashes scattered in Baghdad
Nine people have been killed and injured in clashes and an explosion throughout in Baghdad Governorate, Lieutenant Saad Kazim said Friday.

He added that a child, his father and a militant from the Iranian militia in Syria and Iraq (IMIS) have been killed in an armed attack by unknown assailants in a checkpoint in northern Baghdad. 

A soldier has been killed in a different checkpoint affiliated with the army in al-Zaidan area in western Baghdad, according to Kazim.

He further said that a soldier has been injured in an army patrol in Al Tarmia town in northern Baghdad, adding that a civilian has been killed in Ghadeer neighborhood in eastern Baghdad.

The Iraqi forces have also found two unidentified dead bodies in Baladiyat district in northern east Baghdad.

A traffic police man has been killed in an explosion in his car in Baghdad, he further added.

This comes as Baghdad is witnessing a state of insecurity and chaos as terror attacks target civilians.
Last Modified: Friday، 07 July 2017 10:15 AM