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ISIS Militants Attack IMIS Forces near Khanaqin

A group of ISIS militants in the early hours on Wednesday carried out an attack on IMIS positions near the Kurdish disputed town of Khanaqin, Diyala province.

A local official in Saadiyah subdistrict confirmed the report and said that the Shia militias responded to the ISS attack which led to an hour-long fire exchange.

“There were no casualties among the IMIS,” the official said.

There was no information available on the possible casualties on the side of the attacking jihadists.