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8 killed, 13 injured as ISIS attacks Tikrit

File photo.
File photo.


(IraqiNews.com) Baghdad – The Iraqi Ministry of Interior announced on Saturday that eight people were killed and 13 others injured in an ISIS attack, launched at the entrance to Tikrit in Salah-Uddin province.

Ministry spokesman Brigadier General Saad Maan said, “There was an ISIS attack at Tirkit’s main checkpoint, which was carried out by a suicide bomber driving car. Eight people were killed and 13 others injured.”

The security forces have imposed a curfew in the areas adjacent to the northern entrance to Tikrit and have begun security operations and raids in search of ISIS pockets.


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