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IED Blast wounds civilian in Diyala


Security source said that an explosion on Sunday wounded a civilian in Diyala province.

The source pointed out that an improvised explosive device (IED) was planted on the side of one of the province's roads, adding that it exploded when the victims was passing near it.

He added that the wounded civilian was transferred immediately to hospital for treatment.

Although Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced full liberation of Iraqi lands and the end of war against ISIS in December 2017, Iraqi cities are witnessing acts of violence as terrorist group's sleeper cells continue to launch attacks targeting civilians and security forces.