At least 33 were killed, and 25 were wounded:
Also, video of the beating of a traffic officer at the hands of a provincial councilman’s bodyguards has gone viral.
Three schoolchildren and two security guards were wounded when a car bomb exploded in Shirqat.
Airstrikes on Islamic State targets in Kirkuk province left 25 militants dead.
In other news, Iraqi forces launched yet another security operation against Islamic State militants. As before, the troops will hunt down remnants hiding in the desert areas of Anbar, Nineveh, and Salah ad Din provinces.
Read more by Margaret Griffis
- 40 Bodies in ISIS Grave; Seven Killed in Iraq – January 16th, 2019
- Scattered Attacks Leave Four Dead in Iraq – January 15th, 2019
- Children Wounded in Roadside Blast; Two Killed in Iraq – January 13th, 2019
- ISIS Members Poisoned by Relative; Seven Killed in Iraq – January 12th, 2019
- Car Bomb in Town Near Syrian Border; Six Killed in Iraq – January 11th, 2019