Blast kills six civilians while fleeing from ISIS-controlled areas

 Blast kills six civilians while fleeing from ISIS-controlled areas

Casualties of a suicide attack in Mosul.

Representational photo.
Representational photo.

(IraqiNews.com) Kirkuk – A security source informed that six civilians were killed and 19 others were injured in a bomb  blast to the south of Kirkuk while they were trying to flee from the areas controlled by ISIS.

Colonel Mohamed al-Obeidi, sharing details about the incident in a press statement, said, “In a bomb blast today, which was mainly targeted on the families fleeing the ISIS-controlled Hawija city, six persons were killed and 19 others were severely injured.”

“These blasts, which are being targeted on the fleeing families, have been continuing from a past few weeks,” Obeidi added.

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