One civilians has been killed when gunmen opened fire in central Kirkuk, a security source said Monday.
The gunmen have opened fire at a local resident this evening near Shahid Ali Military Bridge in the center of the city, he added, indicating the victim died immediately after being gunned down.
Authorities transferred the body of the deceased to the forensic medicine department, opening an investigation into the incident.
The Iraqi cities are witnessing a state of insecurity and chaos as terror attacks target civilians.
Terrorist groups like ISIS, IMIS and others are targeting those cities by booby-trapped cars, suicide bombs and other terrorist means in which the residents are feeling insecure and furious.