An IED explosion. File photo.
Anbar (IraqiNews.com) A police source in Anbar Province revealed that a booby-trapped vehicle exploded in central Ramadi City, Alsumaria News reported on Wednesday.
The source said, “This morning, a booby-trapped vehicle, parked on the roadside near street 17 in central Ramadi, exploded, after the arrival of the military engineering teams to dismantle it, without causing any casualties.”
“Security forces cordoned off the area of incident, and imposed strict procedures in anticipation of the presence of any other threats,” the source added on condition of anonymity.
Noteworthy, security forces and tribal fighters are controlling the city of Ramadi, after being liberated in 2015 from the Islamic State group.