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3 Iraqis killed, wounded southwest Kirkuk

Bombing in Kirkuk (archive)


Iraqi security forces confirmed Saturday three nationals had been killed and injured in a bombing in southwest of Kirkuk.

The blast at al-Humeira crossroads in al-Rashad town, southwest of Kirkuk has killed two civilians and wounded a third one, a security source said.


A security cordon has been set up around the blast scene. 


The wounded were taken to nearby hospital for treatment, while the victim was transferred to forensic medicine department.


In December, PM Haider Abadi announced full liberation of Iraqi lands, declaring end of war against IS members.

But ISIS  sleeper cells continue to launch sporadic attacks across Iraq against troops.