An intentionally set fire during a riot at a prison in Dohuk left seven inmates dead. Twelve others were treated for smoke inhalation, and six others received injuries. Also, a guard was injured when a prisoner sentenced to death on terrorism charges attacked him, and at least one other guard was also injured.
Militants executed two Kakai in Daquq.
In Baaj, militants killed a soldier and wounded another.
One militiaman and three militants were killed in a clash in Sharia.
A bomb in Yarmmejeh killed a shepherd.
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