/ 12/ elements of Daesh killed in an explosive belt exploded northeast of Baquba

Ba'quba/ elements of Daesh were killed in an explosion in an orchard north-east of Baquba today.

Police Chief of Diyala Major General Jassim al-Saadi told NINA that an explosive belt was worn by one of the suicide bombers who exploded during a farewell by elements of the organization in one of the orchards of Al-Mukhisa area of Abu Saida."

He added that the explosion led to the killing of (12) elements of Daesh," adding that the Daesh organization was intending to bring the suicide bomber to one of the Diyala areas to target civilian populations. "

Source: National Iraqi News Agency