A Shi’ite militia, the al-Mukhtar Army, claimed responsibility for Thursday’s attack on Camp Liberty. During the rocket attack, at least 26 members of the Mujahideen-e-Khalq (M.E.K.) group were killed. That number is higher by three dead than was reported yesterday.
Including those three, at least 136 were killed and nine were wounded in the latest reported violence:
A mortar attack on Zammar left four Peshmerga dead.
In Karbala, a commander was killed during security operations.
Nine Peshmerga were wounded in a mortar attack on Wana.
An airstrike killed eight militants in Ramadi.
Security forces killed dozens of militants in Dijlah.
In the Hamrin Hills, a number of militants were killed.