2 women killed in suicide attack on Haditha asphalt factory in Anbar

Archival photo.
Archival photo.

( Anbar – On Tuesday, al-Somoud brigade in Haditha in Anbar Province announced, that two women had been killed in a suicide attack on Haditha Asphalt Factory in northern the district, while pointed out that the security forces foiled three other suicide attacks.

The intelligence director of al-Somoud brigade in Haditha, Lieutenant Colonel Nazim al-Jaghifi said in a press interview followed by, “Today, ISIS attacked Haditha Asphalt Factory in northern the district with four suicide bombers wearing explosive belts,” pointing out that, “The joint security forces managed to kill three suicide bombers, while the fourth blew up himself, killing two women.”

Jaghifi added, “ISIS members were planning to attack Haditha Asphalt Factory and boob-trap vehicles inside it, in order to use them to target the main entrances of the city.”

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