The body of a man was found shot dead southwest of Baquba

Baquba, A security force found the body of a man shot dead southwest of Baquba.

"A security force found the body of the man with gunshot wounds on the side of the road between Diyala and Baghdad, specifically near Al- Qusayrin area, southwest of Baquba," Abbas al-Maamouri, head of the local council, told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA).

The body was taken to the forensic medicine department, he said, and an investigation was opened.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency