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Iraqi security personnel killed, injured in clashes against ISIS, northeast of Diyala

ISIS at Deir Az-Zour

An Iraqi border guard was killed and another injured in confrontations against ISIS militants near a security checkpoint on the border between Iraq and Iran, a security source was quoted saying.

In remarks, the source said ISIS militants carried out an attack against a security checkpoint on the outskirts of Khanaqin region, northeast of Diyala.

Fierce clashes then broke out between the security forces and the ISIS militants, leaving a border guard dead and another wounded, the source added.

Last Modified: Monday، 11 February 2019 02:06 PM