An improvised explosive device (IED) exploded in northeast of Diyala province, leaving a conscript dead, a security source said.
The source explained that the IED explosion targeted an army patrol in Shuhani district, northeast of Diyala.
Iraqi cities are bearing the brunt of ISIS terror. Explosions, suicide bombings and assassinations are a commonplace. Many civilians and police and army personnel die in the aftermath of this violence.