A den to ISIS containing explosive materials destroyed northeast of Baqubah

Baqubah  Military forces carried out a security operation to track down ISIS sleeper cells in the regions of northeastern Baquba, the center of Diyala province.

A military source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that the forces from the 5th Army Division carried out a security operation to pursue ISIS terrorist remnants in the areas of Nareen Bridge, Kili Tepe and Khaizarana, northeast of Baqubah.”

He added that the operation resulted in the discovery of a den to the terrorists containing a quantity of ammonia nitrate, a highly explosive substance (C4), and an explosive device, which was detonated by the treatment detachment.”


Source: National Iraqi News Agency