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15 gov't troops killed, injured in Daesh armed attack on Tikrit

Government troops
Ten government troops were killed and five others injured in an armed attack by Daesh terrorist group on a gathering of security men in northern Tikrit.

Ambulances rushed to the site and carried the injured to a nearby hospital, while the dead bodies were moved to the forensic medicine department.

Government troops tightened security measures in the area and closed off all roads leading to it.