Iraqi officer killed in IED explosion

An Iraqi officer Monday was killed in an I.E.D. explosion that was left by Daesh fighters in the Al Anbar Governorate in western Iraq, according to the Iraqi army.

The Iraqi Armed Forces stated the I.E.D. was left by Daesh fighters in a factory in Hit city in Anbar, attributing the death of the officer to a “technical mistake” in the process of dismantling the devise that caused the detonation of the I.E.D.

Source: Jordan News Agency