Iraq News - Local News - Baghdadpost

5 policemen injured in bomb blast in Kirkuk

Explosion in Kirkuk
Five Iraqi policemen were injured when an explosive device went off while a security patrol was passing by Karaw village of Dibis district in north western Kirkuk governorate, a security source said on Monday.

The targeted patrol was responsible for protecting oil facilities in the district, he added.

A security force has cordoned off the scene, while the wounded patrolmen were moved to nearby hospital for medical treatment, according to the source.