Bomb+attack+kills+officers+in+Iraq%27s+Anbar+province
Sunday, 22 December 2013 - 13:37
Bomb attack kills officers in Iraq's Anbar province
2,206

Views
The commander of an Iraqi army division and other senior officers have been killed in a bomb attack during a security operation in Anbar province.

At least one blast ripped through a house killing 15 officers and soldiers who were taking part in an operation against militants with al-Qaeda links.

It is unclear whether they were attacked by suicide bombers or if the building had been booby-trapped.

Sectarian fighting has made this the deadliest year in Iraq since 2008.

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,103 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
51,811 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
20,036 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
44,729 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
13 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
101,048 Views
Top