Mortar shell fall kills, wounds 5 civilians in Bahraz vicinity south of Baqubah

Archival photo.
Archival photo.

( Diyali – A security source in Diyali province said on Wednesday, that five civilians had been either killed or injured in a mortar shell fall south of Baqubah.

The source said in a statement obtained by, “In the late hours of yesterday, five mortar shells fell near residential houses in the vicinity of Bahraz (8 km south of Baqubah), resulting in the death of two civilians and wounding three others.”

The source also added, “The security authorities set up a committee of inquiry to look into the circumstances of the bombing.”

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