Four members of the security forces were killed and wounded by an explosive device northeast of Baquba

Baquba, Three security elements were killed and a fourth was wounded by an explosive device northeast of Baquba.

Head of the Security Committee in the Local Council of Abi Saida Awad al-Rubaie told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) today that an explosive device was planted on the side of an agricultural road in the village of Barwana, northeast of Baquba, exploded last night targeting a civilian vehicle carrying security elements, killing 3 elements and a fourth was injured.

He said that a security force had quickly cordoned off the scene, and the bodies were transferred to the forensic medicine department.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency